Melissa was initially drawn to interior design when she realized her creative instincts and her technical abilities could combine to help her create environments that benefit users in a positive way, both functionally and aesthetically. Her 10 years of experience has encompassed the Senior Living, Healthcare and Education markets, making her a versatile and adaptable designer.
Melissa received her design degree from Maryville University and she stays active in the St. Louis IIDA. She also has a wild side, which she lets loose as a member of Confluence Crush Roller Derby league.
Melissa has always been interested in the arts, both graphic and journalistic, but also has a passion for the outdoors—hiking, biking, floating, gardening and seeing live music—all fueling her creativity.