Principal

Melissa Pointer

Melissa Pointer is beginning her 13th year as a school administrator. Melissa has been the principal at Marvista for 5 years. Prior to that, she served as an Elementary Principal in the Lake Washington School District for 4 years and as a High School Assistant Principal in the Lake Washington School District for 4 years.

Melissa started her career at Tyee High School where she taught ELL and History prior to serving as the Dean of Students. Melissa also did her principal internship at Tyee. Melissa has a BA and MA from Central Washington University and a P-3 Executive Leadership Certificate from the University of Washington.

Ella habla Español.

Melissa is also married and has 3 kids who are also Highline students.