2021 Ed.D. Southern Nazarene University
1998 D.M.A., University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
1995 M.M., University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
1993 B.S., Southern Nazarene University
Melissa joined the SNU School of Music faculty in 1999 and has served learners and faculty in Professional and Graduate Studies since 2018. She is driven by the values shared by the PGS community: Christlikeness, Excellence, Integrity, Belonging, and Service, as well as her personal mission, which is to “Serve Well.” Whether in person or online, undergraduate or graduate, each learner’s journey is unique and presents an opportunity for transformation – serving learners during this leg of their educational journey is truly both a calling and a privilege.