Melissa graduated from Mount Ida College with her bachelors in Veterinary Science in 2002. She got her CVT the same year. She was at Montgomery Road Animal Hospital for 15 1/2 years but is happy to have transitioned to Easthampton Animal Hospital. Melissa has taught at HCC. When not at work she can be found spending time with her family or running on the bike path.
She ran a half marathon every month in 2016 and she built her own garden pulling tractor.