Patricia Michael has over twenty years experience as an environmental consultant and teacher of Design. She has been a Vice Chancellor of the International Permaculture Academy in Tyalgum, Australia, an Associate Professor of Architecture at the University of Oklahoma, has taught at St. Andrews College, the University of Maine and is the owner of an environmental design consulting practice.
She designs a wide variety of projects from broad-acre rural sites to mixed-use developments to small holdings, both urban and rural She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Wichita State University, received her Master of Fine Arts from the University of Oklahoma, and is a graduate of the New Alchemy Institute in Ecology and Sustainable Agriculture. She has won numerous awards for her designs. She lives in Austin, Texas, USA.
She has presented her research at the International Feng Shui conferences in Prague, Zurich and California and teaches seminars with the New York School of Feng Shui.