Melissa graduated from Brigham Young University in 2018 with a Master of Science in Communication Disorders. She is a licensed speech-language pathologist in the state of Utah and is certified with the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. Melissa has experience in a variety of settings including schools, clinics, and hospitals. She completed graduate internships on the neuro-rehab floor at Intermountain Medical Center and at Primary Children's Hospital, with emphases in cognitive communication disorders and feeding disorders.
She enjoys working with both adult and pediatric populations, and specializes in adult cognitive and motor speech disorders as well as pediatric speech sound disorders. Melissa places special focus on making speech therapy functional and valuable for her clients and their families.
Melissa's favorite hobbies are singing, playing piano, baking and cooking. Her favorite foods are tacos and chocolate chip cookies. She lives in Lehi with her husband and Irish Doodle puppy, and in their spare time they can be found hiking, watching movies, playing games, and spending time with family.