Melinda Miller is in her ninth year as the principal of Willard East Elementary just outside of Springfield, Missouri. She lives in Willard with her husband and two daughters, ages six and four.
Scott Elias is the principal at Conrad Ball Middle School in Loveland, Colorado. He lives in Loveland with his wife, Lorraine, his eight-year-old son, and five-year-old daughter. Prior to coming to Loveland, he was an assistant principal at Greeley West High School in Greeley, Colorado, and an administrator, technology coordinator, and teacher in Broward County, Florida. He recently completed his PhD in educational leadership at Colorado State University.