About Me


    Welcome to my class! I am excited to get to know you! 

    About me:portrait

    • I grew up in Mumbai, India. 
    • Education: Bachelor of Science in Chemistry & Biology, Bombay University
    • Masters in Elementary Education, University of Rochester
    • Work: Started teaching in 2002
    • Previous work: Flight attendant: Saudi Arabian Airlines 
    • Family: Husband, ex-airline pilot; 2 grown "kids" both graduated from UR, now lving in Chicago and NYC.  
    • Favorite Activities: (When I'm not doing school-work!) Gardening, cooking, going for long walks, reading nonfiction, watching Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune  
    • Something new I'm trying: Vegan food! This is not easy because I'm a "foodie" and love all kinds of foods!

    Contact Information: email: melanie_ernst@pittsford.monroe.edu

                                        Voicemail (585) 267-3322