Melissa Pender

Melissa Pender
, Principal

Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from USC in 2013.
Master’s Degree in Integrating Technology in Education from Lesley College in 2004.
USC-Aiken - BA in Early Childhood Education in 1997.


My name is Melissa Pender, and I am the Principal at Coosa Elementary. My husband and I have three children; Chelsea, Cody, and Logan. I enjoy working with children and have taught Pre-k through fifth grades. I enjoy spending time with family, friends, boating, and watching Football. Go Cocks!