Dr. Melissa MatarazzoSenior Director

Ed. D. Urban Superintendents Program
Harvard University Graduate School of Education

M.Ed. Educational Policy and Management
Harvard University Graduate School of Education

M.Ed. School Leadership
Harvard University Graduate School of Education

B.A. History
Brown University

Matarazzo is a Senior Director and Studer Education coach. Prior to her role with Studer Education, Melissa served as the Executive Director for Achievement and Accountability in the Charleston County School District (SC), overseeing the offices of teacher effectiveness, leadership development, and assessment and evaluation. In this role, Melissa designed and implemented a School Quality Review process that fostered consistency and learning connections between schools. Prior to her tenure in Charleston, Melissa was a middle school principal in the Peabody Public Schools (MA) and an 8th grade teacher and assistant principal in the Derry Cooperative School District (NH). Melissa has served as a supervisor of teacher interns at the College of Charleston, SC and an adjunct instructor at American International College in Springfield, MA. Sharing her passion for leadership development and systems improvement, Melissa has provided consulting support to leaders in the Amesbury Public Schools, Boston Public Schools, and the KIPP Jacksonville region.