Melissa has been practicing law in the areas of general buisness and corporate law, commercial lending, real estate and estate planning for 20 years. Melissa practiced law in a large firm in Buffalo, New York. Prior to moving to Idaho, Melissa was the Principal Law Clerk to the Administrative Judge for the 8th Judicial District courts in New York. Melissa enjoys volunteering and has been a member of non-profit boards and committees in Buffalo, NY and in the Tetons. Currently, Melissa is on the advisory committees of the Teton Valley Community School in Victor, ID and Journeys School in Jackson, WY.
In addition to practicing law, Melissa enjoys backcountry skiing, mountain biking and hiking.