Melissa Ball is the Marketing and Training Director for Charter School Success. She has a wide range of communications experience, including a background in print journalism and graphic design, as well as a technical college teaching career. She also taught career & technology courses at a Hill Country charter school, where she was fortunate to share her love of design, photography and technology with many inspiring charter school students. Productive and high energy, she enjoys behind-the-scenes work most of all. Melissa loves coffee with cream, practicing her guitar and completing a project on deadline. She enjoys balancing her busy work life with relaxing interludes including quality time spent with her husband, son, extended family and cat.