January 10-12, 2019
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Michelle Gaard joined the ATA in October 2018 and works as its membership coordinator in the New Ulm, Minnesota, office.
Michelle previously worked 22 years in manufacturing, starting with customer service, purchasing, scheduling and engineering administrator. Michelle enjoys working with people, developing relationships and helping them with their needs.
She and her husband, Brad, live on a 40-acre hobby farm near New Ulm with their yellow Labrador and other animals. They enjoy tending beehives, and working to restore and preserve their farm’s prairie lands. Michelle enjoys watching birds and wildlife, working in her flower and vegetable gardens, and spending time with family and friends.
Michelle grew up in a hunting family, but did not go bowhunting until meeting her husband, an avid turkey and deer hunter. She enjoys trying new recipes with wildlife he brings home.