5th grade Humanities
Michael Ortiz joined the Brilla team in 2023. He was born and raised in the Bronx, and his family comes from the Dominican Republic. Michael Ortiz graduated in 2022 from CUNY Hunter College with his bachelor’s degree in Sociology. Prior to graduating from CUNY Hunter College he also earned an Associates Degree in Humanities at Stella and Charles Guttman community college. Michael Ortiz enjoys hiking, swimming, trying new foods, and spending time with friends and family.