Organizations such as Gilead Sciences, Kaiser Permanente, and the American Heart Association have benefited from Melissa’s expertise in health and wellness communications.
Equally comfortable as a communicator and trainer, Melissa has developed and delivered disease awareness programs at San Jose University, and is a certified facilitator of wellness education programs for Kaiser.
She earned her B.A. in Communication at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she also completed minors in applied psychology and Asian-American studies and received Dean’s List honors. Her professional interests include health promotion, social marketing, and community health.