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Mrs. Dober, Melissa

Melissa Dober has been a dean at River Bend Middle School for the past 16 years. Prior to being a dean, she taught 6th grade science for 2 years at River Bend. Mrs. Dober views the families and students as part of her extended family and loves working with the River Bend community. Building relationships,  supporting students and teachers, and preparing students to navigate life in and outside of middle school are things that are important to her. Prior to serving at River Bend, Mrs. Dober taught 3rd and 5th grade at Sugarland Elementary. Originally from the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area, Mrs. Dober enjoys crafts, hiking, puzzles, and board games with her family. She and her husband have 6 children and live in the Sterling area.