Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science (Early Childhood Education) Master of Science in Education (emphasis in Curriculum and Instruction) Doctor of Education (Educational Leadership) Post graduate courses in Reading, Special Education, and ELL.
Dr. Melissa Lannom
Dr. Lannom has been an elementary school teacher for 29 years. She taught first grade for 13 years, second grade for 2 years, and is in the 14th year of being the reading specialist for RAE. Dr. Lannom has earned degrees in Early Childhood Education, Education (with emphasis in Curriculum and Instruction), and Educational Leadership. She also is an adjunct professor for two universities in Va. Her hobbies include dancing (tap, ballet, and jazz), reading mystery novels, and spending time with her family.