Melissa Pierce

(585) 395-5977
Office: Tuttle North B345


Melissa Pierce came to SUNY Brockport in 2013. Along with teaching her courses, She is in charge of the graduate assistants here in Physical Education Teacher Education Program. She is also the advisor for the Physical Education Majors Club.

She is very involved in our state association NYS AHPERD, where she was the President of the Adventure Section (2013-2015), was President of the Central Western Zone from (2015-2017), and is the current Future Professionals Section Advisor.

She has received the Amazing Person Award from NYS AHPERD in the Higher Education/Professional Preparation Section in 2015, the Amazing Person Award for the Future Professional Section in 2016, and the Amazing Person Award for Central Western Zone in 2018. She was also recognized as the Teacher of the Year in 2017.


  • M.S., University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
  • B.S., SUNY Cortland
  • A.S., Monroe Community College

Areas of Specialty

  • Physical Education Teaching
  • Adventure/Outdoor
  • Adapted Physical Education