Melissa is from Connecticut and moved to Texas in 2012. She is married to Willie, a Marine Corps Veteran and they have two children, Liam (2015) and Penelope (2020). Melissa runs her own Edward Jones branch as a financial advisor and serves her community by volunteering on multiple nonprofit boards. When Melissa isn’t juggling all the things as a working mom, she lives off of coffee and loves fantasy football and reading. Most of all, she loves to spend time with her family.
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