Degrees and Certifications:

Special Education


Holly Thomas

I graduated from Harding University in 2009 with a degree in Early Childhood Education. I then graduated with my Masters in Learning & Technology in 2012. I have been a part of the Glen Park family for 7 years. In my spare time I love spending time with my daughter Brenavere, son Ian and husband Buck.

Courtney Powell -- Teacher Asst. 


Laura Myers

I am from Lake Charles, Louisiana. I have been in Texas since 2000. I graduated from McNeese State University with a BS in Early childhood special education When I am not at school, I enjoy planting flowers and feeding all kinds of birds. I have a husband who is also a teacher and two children, Brayden and Sarah.  

Wanda Rodriguez -- Teacher Asst.


Melissa Salcido

 Mrs. Salcido received her Special Education degree at the University of Texas at El Paso. She also received a Master's degree in Social Work at the University of Texas at Arlington. Mrs. Salcido has over 10 years in the education field. This is Mrs. Salcido's 4th year teaching at Glen Park. She is our LINC teacher who absolutely loves working with our students. 

Silvia Murillo -- Teacher Asst.


Salena Rodriguez

This is Mrs. Rodriguez’s 5th year teaching our incredible LINC students, and she absolutely loves helping students with diverse disabilities find what success looks like for them. She was born, and raised here in Fort Worth, TX attending Forest Oak Middle School, and graduating from Trimble Tech High School, before going on to receive her Bachelor’s Degree from Texas Tech University. She chose Glen Park Elementary because it’s where she grew up, and she considers this neighborhood home. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and 3 year old son, when she’s not researching new ways to help her students succeed!

Lasharene Watson -- Teacher Asst.