Melissa Duggan's association with ECS began in 1989 when her oldest child entered first grade at Ridge Lake. Later Mrs. Duggan began to substitute at the Macon campus frequently, and in 2002, she took the full time position of receptionist. Her responsibilites now include that of web administrator, ECS social media, and phone systems coordinator among others.
Mrs. Duggan was married to her husband, Charles, for 36 years prior to his death in 2017. They were parents to four children: Anna (ECS 2001), Lora (ECS 2002), Emily (ECS 2005), and Steven (ECS 2009) and also the grandparents of three young boys. Mrs. Duggan has attended Independent Presbyterian Church for 36 years.