Melissa Bender

 

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Melissa Bender

Education

  • Teaching Credential Program, UC Davis – 1998
  • Bachelor of Science in Biological Science with an emphasis in Molecular and Cellular Biology, U.C. Davis – 1997
  • Adult Education courses:
    • Berean University: Old Testament Survey; New Testament Survey; The Life of Christ; How to Study the Bible

Professional

  • Science Teacher at Live Oak Academy – August, 2012 – present
  • Data Administrator and Member Services director at PaperSpecs – February, 2009 – August, 2012
  • 8th Grade Science Teacher at Cupertino Middle School – August, 1998 – November, 2007

Ministries/Activities

  • Sunday School Preschool Director and Teacher, Abundant Life Assembly of God – August, 2007 – present
  • Mid-week Elementary “SPOT” Director and Teacher, Abundant Life Assembly of God – June, 1999 – August, 2007

Personal

  • Married to Shawn Bender since 1998
  • Mother of 2 children, ages 10 and 8
  • I enjoy a good cup of coffee, a good book, and fine dining