Melissa Hostetter is the owner of Springfield Academic. Melissa and her family have lived in Springfield since 2005. She holds a graduate certificate in College Admissions Counseling from UCLA, a teaching certificate from the University of Illinois at Springfield and a degree in social work from Asbury University (KY).
Melissa tutors elementary students, teaches ACT/SAT prep and advises rising seniors on the college application process.
Before she was a business owner, Melissa taught for 5 years in the Ball-Chatham School District. She is currently the Title I teacher at St. Aloysius School.