Melanie is married to David McElroye and has two children, Ty and Nya. The McElroye family has been in Frisco since 2004. David is a REgional Sales Manager for Beckman Coulter. Ty is a senior at Reedy High School. He is a Drum Major for the award winning Reedy Lions High School Marching band, is a member of Best Buddies, Model UN, DECA, the National Honor Societ, and the National Technical Honor Society. Nya is a 9th grader at Reedy High School. Nya has been playing lacrosse since the 2nd grade here in Frisco and with Fury since its founding in 2015. She also plays on a local lacrosse club team and hopes to play basketball for the Reedy Lions 2021-2022 season.
Melanie is currently a full-time Special Education staff member at Hosp Elementary in Frisco. Prior to work at Hosp, Melanie was a substitute teacher with Frisco ISD for 2 years. She spent 19 years in the Social Work and Education fields. She holds an undergraduate degree in Social Work from the State University NY at Brockport, a Master of Social Work from Syracuse University, and a Master of Educational Leadership from St. John Fisher College. Youth sports has always been a passion for Melanie, coaching basketball and softball teams since her teen years. Her desire to promote positive and nurturing athletets let her to roles within Fury. Go Fury!!