Melanie was born and raised in Roy, UT. She got her undergrad at Weber State University where she majored in nursing and minored in nutrition. She continued her education at Stony Brook University in New York, where she majored in Child Health Studies and received her Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She also has had a multitude of training and education in lactation and newborn care. Along with specialized training with female adolescent health, allergies/asthma, ENT, and behavioral issues. She started her career in Southern GA where she worked at a private pediatrician’s office, then moved to larger pediatric clinic, until she was relocated back to Roy, UT.
Melanie is married and has two loving boys. Her and her husband enjoy running marathons together, along with camping with her family, and watching her oldest play soccer. As a family they also enjoy NASCAR races and just spending time together.