Courtney is currently the Assistant Professor of Ceramics at Western New Mexico University.  Originally from the Finger Lakes area of New York State, she obtained her Master of Fine Arts degree from Pennsylvania State University and her  Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Alfred University.  Working primarily in high fire porcelain, Michaud strives to craft functional objects that reflect her personal influences while addressing the user/viewer through touch and the gaze.

Photography by Cody Goddard