Faculty Highlights: Melissa Kokenzie

Melissa Kokenzie, PK4 Teacher

Q: What are your degrees?

A: Bachelor of Arts in Education, University of Florida


Q: What is special about Canterbury?

A: It becomes your home away from home. It is such a calm and nurturing environment that fosters every child. It’s the best!


Q: With which historical figure do you most identify?

A: Does Wonder Woman count?


Q: What is your motto?

A: “Nothing changes if nothing changes.”


Q: Look into your crystal ball. How do you see the landscape of education changing?

A: It is our job to grow with our students, providing support in our fast-paced technological world!


Q: Which word or phrase do you most overuse?

A: “Does that make sense?”


Q: Which talent would you most like to have?

A: I would love to NOT be afraid of heights.


Q: Who is your hero?

A: My son. 


Q: What do you most value in your friends?

A: Honesty and loyalty.