Melissa has been a senior care professional for more than 20 years. Her favorite quote is by Napoleon Hill: “If you can’t do great things, do small things in a great way.” Melissa lives her life based on the values of respect, perseverance, and dignity, and her main goal is to help seniors thrive. She agrees with the philosophy of paying it forward and having respect for elders. Her father is aging in place at home with Vascular Dementia. Melissa earned her B.S. from Robert Morris University, and she currently works with a privately owned homecare agency as a Leader of Business Development. She enjoys spending time with her husband Barry and tabby cat Rocky.