Melinda serves as the Washington state coordinator for the Northwest Comprehensive Center and REL Northwest. A former teacher and school administrator, she enjoys working with educators to identify and implement innovative approaches that support a coherent system to improve teaching and learning.
There is so much potential. How can we work together across departments, agencies and organizations to develop and implement a coherent educational system? Collectively, we can provide our students with the opportunities that they deserve. This is what keeps me going!