Tri-County welcomed Melissa to the practice in the summer of 2020. Melissa is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, with years of experience as a primary care provider in community health settings, managing chronic illness and working with individuals with behavioral healthcare needs. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree from Vanderbilt University, and her PhD in Nursing from the Medical University of South Carolina. Melissa enjoys activities such as skiing, sailing, bicycling, and hiking. She loves to read and enjoys spending time with her family, two sons, and two dogs.