Melissa was born and raised in North Carolina, where she began her nursing career in 2000. NC was where she met her husband, Juston. The Air Force stationed them in Las Vegas in 2005, where they retired after 21 years of military service. They are blessed with two wonderful children, Emily and Jack. Melissa has devoted her heart to serve the prenatal population full-time and received her APRN in 2018. Her hobbies are traveling, swimming, and photography.