Degrees and Certifications:
Columbus State University: Bachelor of Science, Sociology Master of Arts in Teaching, School Library Media Gifted Endorsement ESOL Endorsement Microsoft Certified Innovative Educator
Jennifer Mellina is the library media specialist at Dove Creek Elementary School. After graduating from Columbus State University (2013) with a Master of Arts in Teaching degree in Library Media, Jennifer began her teaching career in Muscogee County as an elementary school media specialist. Jennifer holds a Gifted Endorsment as well as an English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) endorsement. She has been recognized for her work with integrating STEM into the media center through various grants, conferences, and as an Ozobot featured educator. Jennifer was chosen as the DCES Teacher of the Year in 2018. Jennifer is also one of the DCES yearbook coordinators, a member of the School Leadership Team, the Communications Ambassador, and runs Dragon Den News, the DCES morning broadcast.