Melodie Sharpen is currently teaching Pre-K Experience/PPCD. Her passion is working with young children and watching them grow and learn. This is her 13th year with WISD. During this time she was awarded Parmley Teacher of the Year, District Teacher of the Year, Wal-Mart Teacher of the Year and March MVP 2015. Ms. Sharpen graduated from California State University, Long Beach. Even though she was born in California she truly feels she is a Texas girl. She loves to go camping and anything else outdoors. Her son Austin is is in college and daughter Ashley is a Senior at Willis High School.