Melina a background in mental health and wellness education. She has participated in creating and leading new hire training and topic-specific training for new department members. Melina has also created and led life skills development training and workshops both for patients in residential treatment and for individuals working on life organization while managing various mental health needs.
While holding her assigned career roles and taking on-the-job training positions, Melina has also participated in community development efforts through the Junior League of San Diego. Melina has facilitated program development solutions and served on leadership positions to improve San Diego's transition-age foster youth experiences. Currently a Training Lead for the Health Coaching department, Melina is completing an M.Ed in Learning Design & Technologies & interested growing her passion for leading others in effective learning.