Melissa is a recent graduate from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. At SIUE, she graduated with a Master’s in Marketing Research and a Bachelor’s in Business Administration with a focus in marketing.
Melissa's work at AVALA includes developing market research surveys and discussion guides, analysis of data and reporting for presentations.
Prior to AVALA, she worked for Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals as a Market Research Intern. She conducted global customer satisfaction studies, external partners and product feature evaluations and physician perceptions of products and services research.
In her spare time, she enjoys baking, hiking and attending St. Louis Cardinals games.