Melissa Mangano holds a California Clear Multiple Subjects Credential and a Single Subject Social Science Authorization. She attended University of California, Irvine and received a B.A. in History. Prior to joining the CSMH family she was a Teach for America Corps Member, and taught 3rd grade at Rocketship Los Suenos in San Jose. Melissa joined the teaching staff at CSMH in 2018, and taught third and fourth grade. Starting in the 2021 school year, Melissa moved from elementary to middle school in the role of Middle School History Teacher.