Triad Stage debut. Credits in NYC include: The Trojan Women (BAM/SITI Company); Antigone (SITI Company); From The Fire (composed by Elizabeth Swados); My Sweet Charlie (Abingdon Theater); The Screens, Baal (Columbia Stages); The Sporting Life, The Erotic Diary... and Spacebar (Studio 42). Regional credits include: The Recommendation (IAMA, LA); Roller Disco (ART’s Oberon); Richard II (Yale Rep); The Me Nobody Knows (Black Rep, St. Louis); Cataclysm, Con and Wake Up! (Telluride Theater). Education: MFA Yale School of Drama. Other: Melissa is a Resident Artist for Studio 42 in NYC as well as an Associate Artist for Telluride Theater.