MEET OUR BOARD · JANUARY 2017
Bruce Minchey served as a member of the Melissa Schools Board of Trustees from 2004-06, was re-elected in 2007, and currently serves as the Vice President.
Bruce and his wife, Cherie have been married for 26 years and have two children, Elizabeth, a Melissa graduate and junior at the University of Texas, and Abigail, a senior at Melissa High School, who plays soccer and will attend the University of Texas this fall.
Bruce graduated from Leonard ISD, earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M Commerce, and earned his Master of Agriculture from Texas A&M University. He is the SVP/FHA Chief Underwriter at Dougherty Mortgage and has worked in commercial real estate/mortgage industry for over 26 years.
Bruce is the Board President of the Western Mortgagee Advisory Council; Board Member and former President of the Southwest Mortgagee Advisory Council; Board Member of the Melissa Education Foundation; and former Board Member of the North Texas Chapter of Appraisal Institute.
Additionally, Bruce loves to sing and promote gospel concerts.
What makes Melissa Schools a special time in a special place? “The people are what make Melissa special! The high quality team at MISD, exceptional students and engaged parents/community members create a great learning environment for our students. Our rapid growth allows us to offer even more opportunities for our students each year.”