Meet Our Coordinator

Michelle Jensen headshotMichelle Jensen, Coordinator of Strategic Initiatives in Hermiston School District, holds a Ph.D. in Counseling from Oregon State University and an M.Ed. in Counseling Psychology from Washington State University. Additionally, Michelle has completed her initial administration program with the University of Oregon. Michelle has a passion to work with young people, specifically in the area of college and career readiness.

Michelle is a strong supporter of our students and online education, saying, “Having Hermiston ONLINE available in Eastern Oregon is an amazing opportunity for students! Rural students, like ours, face many barriers to pursue higher education; it is exciting to prepare our students to be competent online learners. Hybrid and online learning are the future of higher education. I love that I have the opportunity to work with such a wide variety of students assuring a high quality K-12 education that will impact their college and career readiness!”

Michelle is available for in person entrance counseling, course tracking, and to facilitate student progress. She oversees the ongoing development and management of Hermiston Online. Do not hesitate to contact her for more information. 541-667-6400 or