Melissa Moro-Koss grew up in the northwest suburbs and graduated from Robbinsdale Armstrong High School. After high school she attended St. Cloud State University where she earned a BS in Elementary Education. She has been working in the special education field since 1997 and has been at Hopkins since 2007.
Kristy Nelson joined the Hopkins School District in 1998. She received her B.S. degree from St. Cloud State University and began her career at Eisenhower Elementary as a Kindergarten Teacher that same year.