Melissa Mishoe is the Head Start Director at Nash Edgecombe Wilson Community Action, Inc. She is a seasoned educator who brings diverse teaching, leadership, and research experiences gleaned while traversing the Carolinas to the children and families served by NEW, Inc.
Melissa Mishoe graduated from Alamance Community College in Graham, North Carolina with an Associate in Early Childhood Education, University of Mount Olive in Mount Olive, North Carolina with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Organizational Development, and Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina with a Master of Education in School Administration. Academic training progressed alongside acquiring numerous industry-related certifications and participation in professional organizations. She continually endeavors to enhance insights for educating children. Melissa Mishoe has been recognized with various awards during her 30-year career devoted to quality childcare, Head Start, and Pre-K services. Her dedication to early childhood education is sure to undergird great beginnings for students at NEW, Inc.
One of Melissa’s greatest pleasures is being with her children and grandchildren to savor every opportunity possible with them.