Melissa Tebbenkamp, CETL

Melissa Tebbenkamp is in her ninth year as the Director of Instructional Technology for Raytown Quality Schools. Melissa is a founding member and past chair of the Missouri state chapter of CoSN and was one of the first 50 in the nation to earn the CETL designation. She has provided leadership on many CoSN committees as well as state, local, and national committees focusing on the changing role of technology in education.

Melissa has developed partnerships with many industry leaders and serves as a member of several national advisory boards. She has also advised on several whitepapers and national best practice publications focusing on Title 1, Student Data Privacy, and Multimedia Grade Wireless. Under her leadership, Raytown Quality Schools was among the first nationwide to move to large-scale server virtualization and was published internationally for the progressive approach to data center resource management. Melissa holds a master’s degree in Educational Technology, with a concentration in networking and systems management, and was recently named an Outstanding Recent Alumni for the University of Central Missouri.