Melissa has been in education for 20 years, working as a 1st and 3rd grade teacher, a middle school math teacher, coach, adjunct professor, and as an assistant administrator. She also coached both MATHCOUNTS and Math League for many years. Melissa holds a B.A. in Elementary and Middle Level Education from the University of Wisconsin–La Crosse, a M.A. in Education from Hamline University, and a K-12 Administration License from St. Mary’s University. She loves learning new things and supporting students.