Faculty & Staff

Melanie M. Ruggieri Neder

Spanish Teacher

Melanie joined RMS in June 2013.  She earned her BA degree at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, VA and her Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction through Averett University in Danville, VA.  She home schooled missionary children and taught English as a second language in Argentina for three years.  Upon her return to the states in 2001 she received certification with the Modern Language Association Proficiency Exam in Spanish through George Mason University and began teaching Spanish levels 1 through 6 at the high school level.  She became IB certified in 2011.