Melissa Klosterman-Lando was appointed to the ADAMH Board by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services. Her appointment runs through June 30, 2027. Melissa is the director of employee relations, human resources, and enrollment for Bexley City Schools. She has been a licensed educator and leader in public education for 24 years and specializes in student and staff well-being and mental health, and supportive systemic processes. She was previously a principal, student services and special education coordinator, assistant principal, intervention specialist, and general ed teacher serving in Dublin City School, Hilliard City Schools, and Springfield City Schools. She has completed training in trauma-informed education and interventions to support students with mental health and addiction needs. She received her education from Ashland University, The Ohio State University, Antioch University, and the University of Dayton, earning superintendent’s licensure, master’s, and bachelor’s degrees.