Melissa, originally from Kalamazoo, MI, moved to Rochester six years ago.  She studied Construction Management at Michigan State University and has been working in the construction field since graduating in 2004.  She works for DGA Builders managing mostly multi-family housing projects.  Melissa joined NAWIC in 2015 and has held the positions of Board Member and Corresponding Secretary.

Melissa spends her free time with husband Kyle, two sons Connor and Drew, and dog Parker.