Melissa graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelors in Sociology. Her education led her to pursue a career where she could put her strong attention to detail and organizational skills to work for social good. She spent four years in the nonprofit sector working in fund development and marketing before joining Healthy Buildings in 2018. Here she able to continue fulfilling her passion for working to solve social problems. Melissa is a third generation Napa native. Outside of work she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.