Leadership & Faculty



Melanie Harder

Chief Financial Officer

Melanie has been a “Circle Mom” since 2012. Her Circle story began when her two daughters were entering third and fifth grade. Melanie is a CPA. She graduated with a Master of Science in Taxation from Texas A&M University, and she graduated summa cum laude from Louisiana Tech University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She has worked with a number of 501(c)(3) organizations, and she has extensive experience in assisting organizations in developing and maintaining best practices for their accounting function. She is excited to be able to use her education, experience, and God-given talents to serve the families and staff at Circle.