Melissa Mendoza is the Principal at the Sandra Cisneros Campus. Prior to joining CNCA she taught in bilingual kindergarten and 1st grade classrooms and served as a Bilingual Coordinator and Intervention teacher at an LAUSD school in MacArthur Park. She joined Camino as a founding teacher at the Sandra Cisneros Campus and later served as the assistant principal for 3 years before becoming the Principal. Melissa graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a double bachelors in Spanish and Latin American Studies. She received her teaching credential and Masters Degree from UCLA. She also completed her Tier I and II administrative credentials at Cal State University Dominguez Hills. When she's not at school, Melissa loves to travel and spend time with her family.