About Michaela

Michaela Kiersch is a 22 year old student, youth climbing coach, and professional climber. She is in her senior year at DePaul University as a Bioscience major with hopes to go to graduate school in the future. When she’s not studying, she’s coaching a competitive climbing team for kids (ages 5-19). The rest of her time and energy is dedicated to her own climbing, both as a competitor and an outdoor climber.