Malinda Callaway

Chemistry II, AP Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Physics

Meet Malinda

Years Teaching

25 years

Years at MFHS

21 years


  • BS in Secondary Education, University of Illinois/Illinois State
  • University and MS in Educational Administration, Eastern Illinois University

Personal Background

  • I’m married to James and have 3 children, twins Joshua and Kendall (10 years old) and Madisen (14 years old).
  • I played wheelchair basketball in college for the University of Illinois, and we won 4 national championships. I was also a member of the track and road racing teams.
  • I was a member of the USA Wheelchair Basketball Team in the World Cup Games and won a silver medal in Stoke, England.
So often you find that the students you’re trying to inspire are the ones that end up inspiring you.

Sean Junkins