Michael Girodo

Adjunct Faculty


MA in Contemplative Education - Adjunct Faculty


BA in Psychology, Naropa University
MA in Contemplative Education, Naropa University

Michael received his BA, Psychology [1987] and his MA, Contemplative Education [2008] from Naropa University. He is also a certified Montessori Early Education teacher and began his teaching career at Jarrow Montessori School in Boulder [1981], where he currently serves as Head of School since 2012.

He has 25+ years in the field of education, focusing on holistic traditions, contemplative education, social and emotional intelligence, teacher training, administration, and leadership. His most recent certification is in gender-based learning from the Gurian Institute [2016].