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Michele Meleen, M.S.Ed.

Staff Editor
New York

Michele Meleen is an editor and writer who has regularly worked on educational, parenting, and family content/programs. From "The Poky Little Puppy" to a family game of Balderdash, words have been a part of her identity as long as she can remember.




  • School Age Child Care Director


  • Saint Bonaventure University: M.S.Ed., Counselor Education
  • Saint Bonaventure University: B.A., Psychology
  • Jamestown Community College: A.A.S., Social Sciences

Detailed Experience

Michele Meleen earned an M.S.Ed. in School Counseling. She began her professional career working with youth of all ages through nonprofit organizations in group homes and schools, working up to leadership roles such as School Age Child Care Director. She transitioned her love of helping others, education, and experience to content creation as a contributor to PG (Parental Guidance) Magazine out of WNY. She spent five years as a writer creating fun and educational content for LoveToKnow.com on their Family, Kids, and Homeschool channels. Michele spent one year as a Staff Writer for YourDictionary.com, and in 2020, she moved to the Staff Editor role there. Michele has hosted a family book-themed podcast through a grant with her local library and had short stories self-published in two anthologies by Write Now Writers Group, "Here: In This Time or Place" and "Here Again."