Michelle is a graduate of Bob Jones University with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Elementary Education. Michelle has taught 2nd and 3rd grades in the public school system in South Carolina as well as 3rd grade in the DODES system in South Carolina. Since moving to Knoxville, she has been a substitute teacher at Grace Christian Academy where her oldest daughter attends. Mrs. Gabriel is happily married to her husband, Michael, and they have two daughters one of which attends River's Edge. The Gabriel family are active at Oak Ridge Baptist Church where Michelle serves on the Ladies' Ministry Team and works as the Teacher Assistant for the Preschool Classroom. She is thankful God has allowed her to be a part of the River's Edge team and looks forward to partnering with parents in teaching each student in 5th grade this year!