Melissa Rehfeld

Happy Hands 2s & y3s Teacher & Aide

Since 2021

Melissa Renfeld graduated from The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and continued her education there to complete a Master’s in Social Work with a focus on child and adolescence mental health.  Melissa has previously taught at Orchard Downs and Creme de la Creme preschools. She also has experience with child and adolescent therapy as well as family therapy. Melissa lives in Lockport with her husband and three children. In her free time, she enjoys playing with their new puppy and cooking up new recipes! Mrs. Melissa is excited to get back into the classroom and is thrilled to be joining the Happy Hands family.

“I am so grateful to be a part of your child’s introduction to education. My goal is to provide them with a safe and fun environment to learn, play and grow!”