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 to serve her community better. 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 Medical Group Management Association member. In her free time, Melissa loves to garden, bake and spend time with her family and two husky puppies.