Melissa is the Education Assistant and Education Event Coordinator for Weathervane Community Playhouse. She has a Bachelor of Science from Heidelberg University where she studied Music with a concentration in Voice and Business Administration with a concentration in Management. She is currently pursuing a Master's in Arts Administration from the University of Akron. Melissa has been performing since she was 7 and has been seen as productions such as [title of show] as Heidi; The Hunchback of Notre Dame as a Congregant/Gyps; Into the Woods as Cinderell , Godspell, Addams Family: the Musical as Wednesda; Shrek: the Musical as Fiona; and Fiddler on the Roof as Hodel. She found her passion for performance and teaching in her hometown, Bryan, Ohio.