Melanie was born in San Diego, CA to a Columbian mother. After graduating with a focus in Biology at UCSD, she takes pride in her work on Peptide Biology Research on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Melanie was Vice President of the Red Cross at UCSD, where she learned team management and marketing skills, and revamped social communications and outreach.
After receiving her EMT certification, she worked as a First Responder, MA at a Cardiology clinic, as a PA for wound Care, and as a VA at an AAHA Accredited Veterinary Hospital.
Melanie embodies a student mentality and always does her best to learn more about the business field and grow within the company through the management training program!
In her free time, Melanie loves rollerblading, watching movies/shows, finding awesome food places, and cuddling with her cat Patches. Melanie won the National Championship with her synchronized ice skating team, Team Del Sol. Melanie speaks fluent Spanish and is also a certified Scuba diver.