Melissa is the mother of four young children and is a professional educator with close to 15 years of experience working with children and their families. She is extremely passionate in her instruction, and is dedicated to making life with small children as joyful and stress-free as possible for every family she meets.
Melissa is the Director of the Child Development Program at Over The Moon ~ Parent & Child Enrichment Center. She is the author of the center’s comprehensive Child Development Curriculum. Melissa also teaches child development, parenting workshops, Zumbini and additional specialty enrichment classes for parents and young children. She is a licensed early childhood and special education public school teacher. Her prior experiences include, being the Director of Child Development for Mamas Move, instructing at Isis Parenting Center, creating her very own Baby Sign Language program, and serving as the lead teacher in an Early Childhood Language Development classroom at a local public school.
Melissa holds a master’s degree in Education from American International College, and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the College of the Holy Cross. She currently lives on the South Shore with her husband and children.