Melissa Brown, Director, Missy started at Desert Montessori School as a parent in June of 2004 and by August of 2006 was hired on as the Associate Director. She completed her Montessori Teacher Training in 2007 and took over as Director in June of 2008. Missy has a B.A. in Geology from Miami University. She worked as a geologist in Wyoming and Tennessee, but switched to retail when she moved to Santa Fe. Missy had her own shop downtown for a number of years before becoming a mom. Melissa has two children enrolled at DMS.