Melissa I. Henderson

photo coming soon imageMelissa I. Henderson brings more than fifteen years of Texas education policy experience. Most recently, Melissa served as director of policy for Educate Texas, leading the organization’s postsecondary policy work and overseeing the work of the Texas Student Success Council, a statewide policy and advocacy group focused on smoothing student pathways into, through, and beyond higher education into the Texas workforce. Prior to joining Educate Texas, Melissa was a legislative director in the Texas House of Representatives, advising on both public education and higher education issues.