Melissa has been working full time at Arlington Heights as a Physical Therapist Assistant since 2011. She also worked as a PTA for 5 years in her hometown of Racine, Wisconsin prior to moving to Chicago.
She graduated in 2003 with an Associates of Science from Gateway Technical College in Kenosha, Wisconsin where she was President of the PTA club during her schooling. She was also recognized by the American Physical Therapy Association for Advanced Proficiency in Orthopedics in 2010.
In 2019 she was certified in Myofascial Release.
Melissa currently resides in Chicago with her husband, daughter and dog. She also enjoys singing with her community choir, the Park Ridge Chorale and her church’s choir.