Michaela Tonking joined APA Consulting in June 2016. At APA, Michaela has primarily focused on school finance formulas and analysis of educational resources. She has supported the adequacy studies in Maryland and Michigan. Prior to joining APA, Michaela worked as a research assistant for Rhode Island’s School Funding Formula Working Group. Michaela also worked for Deloitte and Touché in the audit department.

Michaela holds a Master’s degree in Urban Education Policy from Brown University and a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Michaela enjoys hiking, yoga, snowboarding, and listening to podcasts.