Melissa (Townswick) Nolte was born in Madison, WI. She attended Holy Cross Lutheran (ELS) in Madison K-8 and graduated from Lakeside Lutheran High School in Lake Mills, WI. Melissa has taught grades 1-4 at Zion Lutheran in Toledo, OH, served as an aide at various schools, and taught preschool at St. Paul Lutheran in Appleton. She and her husband, Alan, live in Appleton and are members at Riverview along with their three girls.
Mrs. Melissa Nolte received an Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Bethany Lutheran College in 1996 and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education and Staff Ministry from Martin Luther College in 1999. She has experience teaching grades 1-4 and 4 year old preschool.