Mrs. Melanie LeBlanc is a proud pre-k teacher at Sunshine Cottage School for Deaf Children working in the Early Childhood Department for the past 12 years. During these years, she has taught 8 years at the Preschool level and 4 years at the Pre-Kindergarten level. Her strengths reside in her ability to build rapport with students and their families offering loving guidance and loyal support. She received her Bachelor of Science from UT Austin in Communication Sciences and Disorders and her Master’s of Deaf Education and Hearing Sciences from UT Health Science Center in San Antonio. When not in the classroom enjoying time spent with her students, she is blessed to be with her husband, Paul and their 3 children, Gabrielle, Sophie and Tomas. Her hobbies include hiking, travelling, shopping and reading books.