Meet the MKU Spring Cypress Staff

Melinda Pankhurst - SCHOOL Director

“Children are our future; let’s teach them and let them lead the way!”
Melinda Pankhurst is our School Director. She was born and raised in Paris, France. Melinda has been living in Houston for over 20 years.
As a mother herself, she knows the importance, and at times stressful task of finding the right school for the early years of our children’s education. As a Director, she aims to provide a nurturing learning environment.
Melinda is passionate about educating young children. She has over 15 years of experience in early childhood education as an educator and as a school director.
She strives to provide a lasting education to every child that comes through our center, and to make continuous and valuable improvements an everyday priority.
She has a bachelor’s degree in Classical Arabic, and a certification in Business Administration. Melinda is fluent in English, French, Spanish, and Arabic.