Melissa is a Marketing Event Coordinator at Sorenson Communications. She is from Dallas, Texas and holds a B.A. in Advertising & Public Relations and an M.S. in Hospitality & Tourism Management from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2015 and 2016. Her varied background in advertising and community outreach provided the base for The Saola Foundation. When she is not working, she is the happiest traveling, experiencing new food and volunteering to give back to the Deaf/Hard of Hearing community.