Michael Benedict is a new part-time office coordinator in the SBME. He has most recently worked as a program coordinator, event planner, writer, and writing instructor. Michael is from Seattle, Washington, and spent the last six years in Moscow, Idaho.
Michael did his undergraduate work at the University of Washington and Western Washington University, and received an MFA in creative writing from the University of Idaho. He has worked and taught composition, rhetoric, and creative writing at the University of Idaho, Lewis-Clark State College, and Washington State University. His short fiction has been featured in periodicals across the country, and he is finishing work on his first novel. He is excited to make CSU the sixth (and new favorite) institution of higher education with which he’s been affiliated.