Mrs. Melissa Snelling grew up a few miles down the road from Reek Elementary School. This is Mrs. Snelling's 2nd year as the school's special education teacher. She holds a bachelor's degree in History and Education from Ripon College. She also holds a Master's Degree in Special Education from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. Prior to teaching at Reek, Mrs. Snelling taught 6 years in the Beloit School district. She has worked with students from pre-kindergarten to high school.
When not at school, Mrs. Snelling enjoys spending time with her family. She is married to her husband Rick and has two children, William and Laura. Mrs. Snelling is also a huge football fan and can be found cheering on the Packer's on Sundays. She also enjoys running and working out.