Brother Michael Schmelzer, FSC was born on March 18, 1949 in Columbus, Ohio and entered the Christian Brothers in 1967. He has taught and served as an administrator in schools in Missouri, Ohio, and Tennessee. Brother Michael came to CBU in 2006. He received his B.A. degree from CBU, his M.A.T. in English and Communication Arts at St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, and his Ph.D. at Ohio State University. He teaches in Graduate Education and received the Distinguished Lasallian Educator from the St. Louis District of Christian Brothers in 1988. He is an avid Ohio State fan.