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Melissa works as the Enterprise Graphic Designer for K12 Coalition. She studied English at the University of Massachusetts – Lowell. In 2000, Melissa launched an award-winning ad agency and served as the Creative Director, where she helped businesses with branding, websites, marketing, social media and television and radio advertising campaigns. After selling the agency in 2017, she worked as the Marketing Director of a large church in Texas.

Melissa spends her free time writing music, playing ice hockey, or exploring the great outdoors with her three children. When not designing for work, she creates party invitations for kids.

Service Area A: Teacher Recruitment and Retention

Forecasting and Planning

Recruitment Campaigns

Licensure Programs for Paras and Subs

Access to our New Teachers Pipeline

Career Pathing Solutions

Skill Development Solutions


Service Area B: Professional Development 

Video Coaching and Self-Reflection 

Professional Development Courses 

New Teacher Programs 

Teacher Institutes 

Video Library Subscriptions 


Service Area C: Student Learning Acceleration 

Audits, Analysis and Solution Planning 

RISE Summer School Program 

Supplemental Curricula 

Teacher Coaching 

Institute Courses for Teachers 


Service Area D: Continuing Education 

Graduate-Level 1-3-Credit Courses 

Learning Pathways and Certificates 

Master’s Degree Programs 

Doctorate Degree Programs 


Service Area E: Leadership Solutions 

Strategic Planning 

Equity Consulting 

Leadership Coaching 

Custom Packages