Jennifer Michno

Clinical Instructor

Educational Leadership

Clinical Instructor

Academic degrees:

University of Connecticut – Doctorate of Education, Anticipated 2017     

University of Connecticut – Executive Leadership Certificate, 2013                        

University of Connecticut – Educational Administration, Sixth Year Certificate, 2006

University of Hartford – School Psychology, Master of Science Degree, 2000

Central Connecticut State University – Psychology, Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1998           


Areas of expertise:

Principal Training

Turnaround School Leadership

Teacher Evaluation



Jennifer currently coordinates the LEAD CT UCAPP Residency, a principal training program charged with the task of training educational leaders for Alliance Districts in Connecticut.  Prior to assuming her position at the University of Connecticut, Jennifer held educational leadership positions with CREC and Newington Public Schools.  Under her leadership as Principal, Elizabeth Green Elementary School in Newington was selected as a “School of Distinction” by the State Department of Education as one of 15 elementary schools in the state to attain the greatest growth in student achievement scores in a year’s time.  Prior to transitioning to educational leadership, Jennifer started her career in the field of school psychology with a specialty in child clinical counseling.



Jennifer Michno
Contact Information
Phone959 200 3849
Mailing AddressUnit 3093
Office LocationHartford Times Building, Office 438