Texas Tech University

Melanie Lay, M.Ed.

Site Coordinator and Instructor
Teacher Education Department

Email: melanie.lay@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-834-2504

Office: Education 256 

Melanie is a Site Coordinator and Instructor in the Teacher Education Department at Texas Tech University. She graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in Multidisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in science. She completed her Master's degree in Education Administration at Wayland Baptist University in 2010. Melanie enjoys teaching pre-service teachers how to use inquiry-based instruction in an elementary science classroom as well as working with Teacher Candidates as they grow and develop in their teaching practices through the Tech Teach program.


  • Master of Education: Administration: Wayland Baptist University 
  • Bachelor of Science: Multidisciplinary Studies: Texas Tech University  

Areas of Expertise

  • Site Coordinator
  • Instructor in Elementary Science
  • Administration certified
  • TAP certified