Michelle Grantham-Caston, PhD, serves as the ECELP Director. She is responsible for
the day-to-day operation of ECELP. She has served as a public school preschool teacher,
CLASS assessor, and coach, working with teachers of children from birth- preschool
in a variety of settings including Head Start, childcare, public and private schools.
She has worked in the field of early childhood since 2007 and holds a teaching certificate
in PK-3. Michelle is a certified Pathways trainer and CLASS certified observer – infant,
toddler, and preschool.