Melanie is responsible for growing the reach of by expanding the base of teacher users through strategic partnerships. Formerly a Teacher Engagement Manager, Melanie doubled teacher participation in the Atlantic region in less than one year. Prior to joining, Melanie taught 6th grade English in Baltimore City. Melanie Duppins holds a B.A. in Literature from American University. She currently lives in Maryland with her husband and a lifetime supply of world poetry anthologies.