Melinda Leiferman was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma but was raised in Beaumont, Texas. She received her B.B.A. in Accounting at Lamar University and her M.Ed. at the University of Houston. Melinda teaches PreAlgebra, Algebra, Geometry, Math for College Readiness at our Tilden Campus. She is also the LION’s Club Sponsor. She enjoys reading, the beach, and reading at the beach. She loves leading students in her Bible Study Fellowship group. Melinda’s favorite Bible verse is Job 23:10. Her major influence is her mother that modeled what it looks like to be a godly woman and teacher.

“I believe that every student has the capacity to learn and believe that it’s my responsibility to help them be the best that they can be as they work to achieve their academic goals, but my highest priority is that my students know and love Jesus. I want to be an example to them that draws them to the Lord.”