In 2007, she graduated from the Community College of Baltimore County with an Associates Degree in Nursing. She worked as a registered nurse at Greater Baltimore Medical Center in Labor and Delivery and High Risk Obstetrics from 2007-2012. Follow her time at GBMC, she worked as a registered nurse at Maryland Surgeons Center of Columbia as a perioperative coordinator RN and OR nurse. In 2016 she earned her Masters of Science in Nursing with honors from Simmons College.
Melissa’s healthcare interests include women’s health and preventative care. During her spare time, she’s with her husband, her two daughters, and her American Bulldog.