Melissa is an Albuquerque-based Partnerships Analyst working on the US Health team. Prior to joining Dimagi, she worked in public and non-profit housing and delved into social entrepreneurship as the owner and confectioner of a vegan candy company. Melissa is deeply interested in the intersection of policy development, project coordination, and communications. She earned dual BA degrees in Anthropology and Sociology from Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia and has completed certifications in social policy and change management. In her free time, Melissa enjoys volunteering at museums, exploring parks and national forests, failing to train her two cats, and baking. She has seldom met a rock she didn’t like.