Dr. Melissa Whelan » Biography


Melissa Whelan, Ed.D., a graduate of an all-girls high school and an all-women’s college, was thrilled to return to her roots in single-sex education as a founding faculty member of Trinity Hall. As the Dean for Student Life, Melissa enjoys working with the student council and planning a variety of events to enhance the educational experience of the Trinity Hall students. She also serves as the school's registrar.

Melissa enjoys a variety of activities and enjoys sharing those passions with the students. She loves to share her sewing skills with students especially in service to others. When not at school, Melissa enjoys visiting the National Parks and learning more about our country's history and enjoying its natural resources.

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