Melissa has written and edited presentations, video scripts, FAQs and polls, as well as grant applications for our CFTechnology.org 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization. She assists with strategy and organization of projects, and more recently moderating the forums and becoming a member of the CysticFibrosis.com Editorial Board.
Melissa holds a B.A. in social studies from Harvard University where she focused on cultural studies and media. After graduating, she was a management consultant in the financial services industry for five years, researching and reporting on the relationships between institutional investors and investment banking sales departments. Melissa then took time away from consulting to start a family and learn to manage her lung disease, bronchiectasis.
Melissa’s career shift into writing and editing was inspired by a passion for the written word and for sharing stories and presenting information clearly.