Mary Michael Teel is from Raleigh, NC and currently a first year at Washington and Lee University. She plans on majoring in Strategic Communications and hopes to have a career in Public Relations or Publicity in the future. Mary Michael was on her high school’s newspaper staff for three years. As a reporter, she wrote about a variety of topics, including a monthly fashion column. She went on to become Features Editor her junior year and Managing Editor her senior year. Mary Michael also served as a member of Student Government for three years, which gave her notable organizational and leadership skills. In her free time, she loves listening to music, playing guitar and writing. Ever since she was little, Mary Michael has loved dressing up. Her senior year of high school, she was voted “Best Dressed” by her peers. Mary Michael enjoys following modern day fashion and is excited to learn more about the history behind clothing and trends.