Melinda became Darlington’s director of library services in 2006. She holds a B.S. from James Madison University (Va.) and an M.S. in School Librarianship from Longwood University (Va.) Melinda is past treasurer of the Association of Independent School Librarians Board of Directors and past president and program coordinator of the Georgia Independent School Librarians Board of Directors. She also serves on the One Book Many Voices Committee for Rome and Floyd County. Melinda and her husband Marcus, live on campus. She is the mother of Addie and Julia (’18).