Melody is a born and raised Kosciusko County resident. She worked for 31 years in the telephone industry serving emergency agencies in Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Minnesota, Nevada and Texas. In 2009, Melody was hired as the receptionist for the K21 Health Services Pavilion, and in April 2011 she began working as a Patient Advocate for Medication & Dental Assistance. Melody is passionate about helping people in the community through her work and volunteer service with the Warbirds of America and her church. When not at work, Melody enjoys traveling and devoting time to being a mother and grandmother.