Melissa joined UCP at the PACTT Early Learning Center in January 2008 as the Curriculum Coordinator, in August 2018, Melissa was promoted to PACTT Administrator. Melissa is responsible for overseeing all duties in compliance with the Office of Child Care Licensing, Early Head Start and Delaware Stars Programs. Melissa keeps all programs running smoothly and provides leadership on both ordinary days and in times of crisis.
In addition, Melissa oversees the annual budget, logistics, schedules, disciplinary actions, evaluations, and public relations as well as having a hand in matters like planning events and implementing curriculum. She ensures that the PACTT Center follows regulations set by local, state, and federal authorities.
Melissa has an associate degree in Early Childhood Education and is now working to receive her Bachelor of Science Degree in Early Childhood Education.
As a single mom of four awesome kids, Melissa’s life and career have been devoted to making a difference with many young lives.