Daphne Meador was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She is a graduate of Sam Houston State University and has taught in Willis ISD since 1989.
She has taught fifth, fourth, and third grades. Since 2003 she has served Willis ISD as a dyslexia specialist. She has received dyslexia training from Region VI Education Service Center, Region IV Education Service Center, Scottish Rite Hospital, and Neuhaus Education Center.