Ms. Michelle Diaz

Michele Rene Clyburn Diaz has lived on the Lower East Side all of her life. She attended elementary school at PS 2 and then attended Corlears JHS 56. Ms. Diaz graduated from Norman Thomas HS. She has been married to a wonderful man for 18+ yrs and they have three beautiful daughters whom also attended middle school at the Corlears Complex located at 220 Henry Street.

Ms. Diaz says growing up on the Lower Side was exciting. There was always something to do or somewhere to go. Each day was a new adventure. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to the movies, going out to dinner, and riding with her husband on his motorcycle during the summer months. She has worked as a School Aide for the New York City Department of Education for 14+ yrs. The experiences that she has had over the years have made her a stronger person and a better parent.

Ms. Diaz has been a member of the UNMS community since 2005. 

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