Melissa Tortorici is the Director of Communications at Texas City ISD and a nineteen-year TSPRA veteran. She has previously served as Houston/Beaumont Regional Vice President from 2013-2016. During her time in TSPRA she has been a member of the Conference Planning Committee and has chaired the TASA/TASB Convention Committee and the 2016-2018 Strategic Planning Committee, among others. Melissa presented at the 2017 TSPRA Annual Conference on developing relationships with the news media. She is active with her children's scout troops, the Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club.