Melinda is a passionate, experienced manager who loves administration, early childhood education, and people development. She is originally from Nebraska, USA but has resided in the UAE for 5 years. Melinda currently lives in Al Ain, UAE with her family. She enjoys new adventures, the outdoors, and spending time with her husband and two children.

Melinda has 5 years of experience as a nursery manager in the UAE. She has earned a Master’s degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Bachelor’s degrees in Intercultural Studies and Spanish, as well as an international Montessori teaching diploma. She has worked with people from all over the world and enjoys the diversity and depth that this brings to a work place. Her aim is to provide a nursery environment where all who enter are treated with respect and given the opportunity to flourish.