Designer I + Procurement Coordinator
Melissa is a native Houstonian whose career highlights include varied professional experiences in education, psychology, and design. Her experience with children and young adults has helped her better understand human behavior and the importance of sensibility of cognitive development and environmental influences. Her interest and passion for design broadened when she moved to the San Francisco Bay Area, where she pursued her BFA in Interior Design from San Jose State University. In addition, she has experience designing tenant improvements for tech companies and creating furniture solutions in the commercial design industry.
She possesses a great appreciation for design and environmental awareness. She is passionate about enhancing spaces and bringing functional designs to life. She enjoys caring for and propagating plants, being outdoors, volunteering, traveling, and spending time with her family and dog, Bentley.