Melissa Stachowiak is one of our third grade teachers. She has been teaching at Our Lady of Consolation for 19 years. Over those years, she has taught in second, third, and fourth grades as well as middle school math. She attended Catholic Schools throughout her K-12 education. She received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Aquinas College in Elementary Education with emphasis in Psychology and Math. For graduate school, she attended Grand Valley State University and received her Master’s degree in Elementary Education with a focus on Educational Differentiation. In addition to working at Our Lady of Consolation, Melissa is also a member of the parish. She has three children-Caleb, Olivia, and Brandon. In addition to her three kids, she has a fur baby as well named Louie. Melissa enjoys reading, camping, scrapbooking, going to the beach, and spending time with her family.