Director of Workforce Learning
As FFE’s Director for Workforce Learning, Mike May focuses on creating an ecosystem in Albuquerque in which local youth can access pathways to employment and industry training. Drawing on his prior domestic and international experience as a teacher and Director/Principal of Amy Biehl High School in Albuquerque and the Ecole d’Humanité in Switzerland, Mike collaborates with schools and local employers to create paid internships for high school students.
A native of southern Virginia, Mike earned a BA in German and Government from the College of William and Mary, an MA in German and Second Language Acquisition from the University of Illinois, and a certificate in Educational Leadership from Northeastern University. He has lived and worked internationally in Germany, Switzerland, and Honduras. Mike can frequently be found at different elevations throughout the 505 pursuing whitewater kayaking, paddleboarding, biking or swing dancing.