Melissa graduated with a Bachelor of Veterinary Technology in 2012 before joining the RVC Kaiapoi team in April 2015. She is especially interested in birds, anaesthesia, client relations and education as well as customer service and marketing.
Melissa was born in Wellington and is an avid member of the Yellow Fever - she loves football, tennis, cooking and baking.
Along with her partner Ben she adores her family of pets which includes Belle a black Labrador, Gorgeous a SPCA special Tabby and Nala a smokey Tabby. Melissa also has a house trained chook called Winnie and 8 others who are all named! Rounding out the family are Aunty Dot and Abigail, the cows, and the sheep - Gordon RAMsay and his girls.