Melissa Willard

Phone: 251-602-8976


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Melissa Willard


    M.Ed., Educational Media, University of South Alabama, 2013

    B.S., Human Environmental Sciences/Interior Design, The University of Alabama, 2001 (ROLL TIDE!)

    A.S., Faulkner State Community College, 1999

    Flomaton High School, 1997



    2012-Present, Saraland High School, Library Media Specialist

    2014, ASLA-Ann Marie Pipkin Library Technology Award Recipient

    2010-2012, Saraland High School, FACS Teacher

    2011-2012, Saraland High School Teacher of the Year

    2005-2010, Spanish Fort High School, FACS Teacher 

    2009, ALSDE, Career Tech-FACS New Teacher of the Year Nominee

    2003-2005, Daphne High School, FACS Teacher

    2004-2005, ALSDE, Career Tech-FACS New Teacher of the Year Nominee

    2002-2003, Katherine Hankins Middle School, FACS Teacher

    2001-2002, Paris Market Antiques, Showroom Manager

    2000-2001, Danny Hartley Interiors



    After 10 years of teaching Family & Consumer Sciences, Mrs. Willard decided to take a new path in her educational career.  This marks her eighth year as the Media Specialist at SHS and 18th year as an educator. 

    Outside of school, she enjoys boating with her husband, special events & concerts, traveling & fun adventures, scuba diving, and spending time with friends & family. She and her husband (Steve) have two dogs; a lab (Murphy) and a lapom (Teddy). 

    At SHS, Mrs. Willard is the director of the Miss Saraland Pageant, Homecoming Maids co-sponsor, and Junior Class sponsor.



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