Mrs. Melissa Obert

Mrs. Obert  taught junior high and high school science at Liberty School for 21 years before coming to St. Mary School for the 2018-2019 school year. She has served on many committees at Liberty School: Leadership, ELA, Building, Administration Interview, teachers union, and many more. She graduated from Quincy High School and has her Bachelor’s in Science Degree from Culver-Stockton. She has a Master’s Degree in Special Education from Quincy University and is currently working on a Master’s Degree in Elementary Administration from Concordia University.

She is happily married to her husband, John, and they have two sons: Timothy and Luke. They live on a small farm in Liberty and are members of St. Thomas Church in Camp Point. She enjoys working out/exercising in her spare time. She has attended Catholic Heart Work Camps with St. Thomas Youth Group in Montana, North Carolina, Minnesota, and Tennessee. She also enjoys volunteering for the Special Olympics.

Moving from a public school to a private school has been amazing for her. Her faith has grown as well as her love of learning. The students are great and the staff is top-notch! She feels so blessed to be part of the St. Mary School family!!!