Melissa is an Atlanta area native who is driven by solving problems and meeting the needs of others. As The Justin Landis Group's Director of Marketing & Finance, Melissa is responsible for the profitability of the company, as well as developing strategies and campaigns to grow the JLG brand. She also heads up the team’s charity initiatives, leading both JLG’s annual 90 in 90 fundraising campaign to support Atlanta Mission and efforts to expand the program to other agents and real estate professionals outside the company.
Melissa attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN where she was a Chancellor's Scholar and double-majored in Human and Organizational Development and Spanish. After graduating, Melissa completed a two year term of service in AmeriCorps where she worked with children in Atlanta Public Schools. She continued her career in education for a few more years before making the switch to real estate in the spring of 2016.
She lives in Grant Park with her husband Michael and their two little dogs, Kiki and Peanut.