Melissa Regalado has been part of the Coral Reef Montessori community for the past ten years, both as a parent and a teacher. Originally from Paterson, New Jersey, Ms. Regalado moved to Miami to study at the University of Miami, earning a Bachelor of Music and a Master of Business Administration. She spent the following ten years working as an accountant/auditor. Since becoming a teacher, she has earned a Florida Staff Credential and an AMS Teacher Certification for the 3-6 classroom. Ms. Regalado loves to travel and cook vegan meals that both vegetarians and meat eaters will enjoy.