Melissa Tebbenkamp has served as the Director of Instructional Technology, and now Chief Information Officer, for Raytown Quality Schools since 2006. She is a founding member and past chair of the Missouri chapter of the Consortium for School Networking, CoSN, and has served on CoSN’s national board since 2014. She was among the first 50 in the nation to earn the Certified Education Technology Leader designation. She led Raytown Schools to becoming one of the first 7 districts in the nation to earn the Trusted Learning Environment Seal. Under her leadership, Raytown Quality Schools was among the first nationwide to move to large-scale server virtualization and was published internationally for the progressive approach to data center resource management. Melissa holds a master’s in Educational Technology, with a concentration in networking and systems management.