Melanie, or “Mel,” was born and raised in San Francisco, California. She moved to St. Croix 3 years ago. Mel has been working with children for many years, and after living on the island, she felt the desire to return to working with children and wanted to serve the St. Croix community. Mel is currently a paraprofessional in the High School class known as CRAFT. Mel enjoys free swimming in the sea, music is her remedy, and positive vibes stay in her heart!