Title: Teacher, Coach, Speech Pathologist
Company: Kanawha County Schools
Location: Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Melissa Case, Teacher, Coach, and Speech Pathologist at Kanawha County Schools, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in education and coaching.
For more than 30 years, Ms. Case has notably worked in education, coaching, and speech pathology, touching the lives of students as a mentor and educator. Today, she serves the Kanawha County Schools in West Virginia as a middle school wellness educator. Originally planning to become a physical therapist, once Ms. Case met her husband, she changed her mind and pursued physical education instead. She believes this change of heart was an accidental gift, as her career has been rewarding to her on both a personal and professional level.
In addition to teaching, Ms. Case excelled as a coach, spending 11 years as a high school swim coach for boys and girls. After leading her teams to victory in eight state-level championships, Ms. Case was named West Virginia State Coach of the Year and Southeast Regional Coach of the Year. Ms. Case has also been involved with John Adams Xtras. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, watching movies, hiking, traveling, and cooking.
At the start of her career, Ms. Case received a Bachelor of Science in health science and physical education from Fairmont State University in Fairmont, West Virginia, along with a Bachelor of Arts in education in 1984. Later, in 1991, she attained a Master of Arts in speech pathology from West Virginia University. To remain abreast of changes and advancements to her industry, Ms. Case is affiliated with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the West Virginia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance.
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