Ms. Melissa Whigham, Principal


Hello, My name is Melissa Whigham. I consider it a privilege to work with students, parents, teachers and staff at Mary B. Austin. I am committed to foster a culture that empowers learning and creativity. Students will be provided opportunities to discover and develop their abilities and talents. Mary B. Austin is a great place to BEE!!! Thank you parents and guardians for choosing us!!

I have been a part of the Mobile County Public School System for 21 years. I have taught kindergarten, first, fifth and sixth grade math. I was an Assistant Principal for 4 1/2 years.

I have 3 wonderful children. I enjoy reading, running and spending time with my family.


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Melissa Whigham