Michelle Arce, Ph.D.


  • Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, minor Genetics, Texas A&M University (2001)

  • Ph.D. in Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale University (2006)

  • State of Texas Certified Teacher, Science 8-12

  • 13 years of experience in Richardson ISD

  • Academic Facilitator (2018-present)

  • Director of Secondary Science (2017-2018)

  • Secondary Science Curriculum Specialist (2012-2017)

  • Chemistry, Medical Microbiology and Pathophysiology Teacher and Science Department Chair, Lake Highlands High School (2009-2012)

  • Research Scientist, UT Southwestern Medical Center (2006-2009)

  • Loves learning, baking, volunteering and spending time with her husband, Jose, and children Andrew and Abigail.

  • Thinks the best thing about science is being able to ask, and find answers to, questions that no one has ever asked before.

Office Phone:


Want to chat with us? Contact Us!

  • Black Facebook Icon
  • Black Instagram Icon

Where We Teach:

*6719 Hillcrest Suite B  

*3406 Rosedale Avenue 

*6615 Snider Plaza (above Bandito's)

*6729 Hillcrest

©2015 by Hola HP / Privacy

Subscribe to PreK and Elementary E-mails!