Melissa is a native New Mexican who discovered her passion for serving people living with disabilities in 1996 while working as a house manager for a local home healthcare facility. Since then, Melissa has worked within various aspects of the healthcare industry cultivating and expanding her knowledge so she may better serve her community. Having held positions in medical, business, legal and film Melissa has a unique blend of knowledge and leadership. Melissa is a Notary Public for the State of New Mexico and is a current member of the Medical Group Management Association. In her free time, Melissa loves to garden, bake and spend time with her family and two husky puppies.