Melissa graduated from Delaware Technical and Community College, Magna Cum Laude, with a degree in Dental Hygiene and from Wilmington University with a Bachelor of Science. During her educational pursuits, she was inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Sigma Phi Alpha Honor Society and received the Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals S.T.A.R award. Her passion has lead her to become the president of the Student Dental Hygiene Association (SDHA), chair of several committees, participate in the Delaware Oral Health Coalition and sit on several executive boards. Melissa loves spending time with her husband and son. She loves attending her son’s sporting events and relaxing at their vacation home in North Wildwood, NJ.