Our Team

East Boston

Melissa Eaton

Learning Support Team Coach

Melissa joined Excel Academy in 2014 as a Learning Specialist at the former Orient Heights campus. In 2015, Melissa transitioned to the High School campus as a student supports manager and instructional coach and then as the Founding Dean of Student Supports. Melissa now serves as an Interim Student Supports Instructional Coach and Manager at the East Boston Campus. Outside of Excel Melissa has served as a Special Education Teacher, Head of School, and as a faculty member at a community college in the teacher education program. Melissa enjoys spending time exploring the outdoors with her husband and sons and doing lots of yoga!