Melissa is an Associate with over ten years of experience in both the landscape and architecture fields. Within the studio, she leads projects that span across multiple scales and typologies, including parks, streetscapes, urban plazas, multifamily residential, and large scale waterfront developments. Her work emphasizes the transformative impact that thoughtful design, innovation, and sustainability can have on the built environment and those who inhabit it. Melissa has received numerous honors and her personal work has also been featured at the 2012 International Architecture Biennale in Rotterdam. Melissa received a Master of Landscape Architecture with distinction from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design in 2012 and a Bachelor of Architecture, cum laude, from the University of Southern California in 2007.