Location: Saint John
Melissa began working for NBACL in 2018 in our Family Support Program. Now as the Community Development Coordinator, she works with communities across the province to increase awareness on how NBACL leads in the creation of opportunities for people with an intellectual or developmental disability. Providing information, sharing stories and helping to connect volunteers and donors to the amazing work being done by our association to make our communities stronger for everyone.
Melissa’s 2.5 years as a Family Support Facilitator, helped her develop incredible advocacy skills and gain insight. Through this experience, Melissa developed a passion for community engagement and connecting individuals to the work NBACL does.
Melissa currently lives in Saint John with her husband Brendan, and the light of their life, their dog Willow.