Melissa has worked in the Veterinary field for since 2014 by volunteering, work as a kennel receptionist and a veterinary assistant. She is a graduate of Kent State University with a B.S. in Zoology. She has a feline named Oliver (pictured). Melissa has been part of the the VCH family since August of 2017. Her interests includes volunteering at the Humane Society of Summit County and the Cleveland Metropark Zoo as a research volunteer. She has volunteered with retired race horses and a spay/neuter clinic. She loves working at VCH because she likes impacting and improving the health of animals. She believes VCH is a special and fun hospital to work at, and truly loves our patients, clients and likes building such strong relationships with them.