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Nathan Reedy

Nathan Reedy

Science and Technology Instructor

Nathan earned his M.S.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction (University of Kansas), B.A. English, A.A. Business. He is married with two children. He started teaching in 2014, not as a high school teacher, but as a tutor to college adults. “I think learning is a joyous thing, and I love to pass that onto everyone I meet.…

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Nancy Sliger

Science/Financial Foundations/P.E./Health

Nancy earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in chemistry from Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri. She is a 30 year retired public school teacher from Missouri who taught high school science and junior high science and math.  She also worked as a curriculum director and map testing coordinator for 10…

Mike Reynolds

Mike Reynolds

Ed. Spec. Lindenwood, MA Admin. UM 30 years/public Educ.

Melissa Williams

Melissa Williams

BA Human Services Minor Sociology from Columbia College 4 years in Community Action before coming to Goodwill.

Melissa Wakefield

Melissa Wakefield

I have received two Bachelor’s of Science from SEMO, one in Political Science and one in Education. I taught in Missouri’s public school system since 1998,. I began my career in education by teaching GED in the Prison system. I loved the idea of the Excel center since I heard about it. I see a…

Melissa LaBerta

Melissa LaBerta

Melissa is a Life Coach at The Excel Center-St. Louis. Her passion is empowering adult learners through education, as they change the trajectory of their lives. She earned her BS in Human Services with a focus on Addiction Studies and Treatment, her MS in Human and Social Services and most recently a Post- Masters Certification…

Meg Haw

Meg Haw

English Language Arts and Theater Instructor

Meg earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Communications from The University of Missouri-Columbia. She quickly realized that her passion was education and returned to school to gain her teaching certification. She has dual certification in English and Speech and Theater. While spending many years teaching in Missouri, she also ventured off to Mexico City to…

Matt Gravelin

Matt Gravelin

B.S. Ed Missouri State University “The Excel Center is a great place for a second chance at education.”

MariBeth Couch

Maribeth Couch

M Ed in Counseling Worked in Community Mental Health and Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Maggie Jackson

Maggie Jackson

Teacher: Math Lab, Pre-Algebra, Geometry, and Algebra 1A

BS in Secondary Mathematics Education- University of Missouri-Columbia