Our Team

High School

Manuela Villa Gomez

Teacher: Science

Mela joined Excel in Fall of 2020 and currently serves as a 9th grade Biology & 12th grade Biomedical Innovations teacher at Excel Academy. This year she is also the Culture Chair of the grade 9. Mela is an Excel Alumna from the middle school class of 2012. Prior to Excel, Mela was an intern for Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley and an environmental studies major at Boston College, where she got her bachelors degree.