The Role of the School Board … According to Students
We asked students, “What does a school board member do?” Watch the video to find out what they had to say.
Superintendent of Schools
Mr. Murphy has served Melissa Schools since 2014.
Meet Mr. Murphy
Board President, Place 1
Mr. James has served on the Board of Trustees since 2002.
Meet Mr. James
“We have such an incredibly active, caring and supportive school board at Melissa. Teachers, students and parents are all so blessed to have them. I am so proud to be on Team Melissa!”
– Louise Hickey, Middle School Theatre Director
Board Vice President, Place 6
Mr. Minchey has served on the Board of Trustees since 2007, after serving from 2004-06.
Meet Mr. Minchey
Board Secretary, Place 7
Mr. Anderson has served on the Board of Trustees since 2010.
Meet Mr. Anderson
“These folks commit a great deal of time and energy to adjust to growth, educational regulations, and our community needs.”
– Christy Billings, Community Member
Board Member, Place 4
Mr. Cox has served on the Board of Trustees since 2015.
Meet Mr. Cox
Board Member, Place 3
Mr. Granger has served on the Board of Trustees since 2015.
Meet Mr. Granger
“Such a great group of men that really have a heart for our kids. Thank you!”
– Stacy Gallimore, Melissa ISD Parent
Dr. Bill Gray
Board Member, Place 2
Dr. Gray has served on the Board of Trustees since 2014.
Meet Mr. Gray
Board Member, Place 5
Mr. Landrum has served on the Board of Trustees since 2017.
Meet Mr. Landrum