Melissa is a graduating journalism student with a minor in Fiction at Emerson College. She grew up in the Philippines and moved to Boston in college to pursue a career in journalism. In the past she reported for The Somerville Times and 88.9WERS: You Are Here. She is currently a podcast producer and opinion columnist for The Berkeley Beacon, and a romance writer for Your Magazine. She is also WGBH (Boston's Local NPR): Under the Radar with Callie Crossley's production intern.
Audio Journalism Column Writing
Data Visualization Feature Writing
Hyperlocal News Opinion