From short-term missionary to Elementary school teacher, Mellonee has been on a journey that has built her faith and brought her to this role as Hope Point’s Preschool Director. Her heart’s desire is to support parents in teaching their children to love Jesus and follow after Him in their first years, laying the foundation for the rest of their lives. She aspires to grow in Jesus alongside the other beautiful families of Hope Point Kids. She holds a Communication Arts degree from Bryan College and a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from Converse College. She was the Office Administrator of Chosen Children Ministries for 5 years and then served as a second and third grade teacher at Hendrix Elementary school for 6 years. She is joining her husband, Hunter, in ministry at Hope Point, along with their treasured son, Levi.