Melissa Michel serves as the Office Administrator for Future Focused Education. Melissa is a first-generation bilingual Mexican American who graduated from South Valley Academy (SVA) in 2016 with high honors. At SVA, she participated in various high school internships and workplace experiences. Before joining the Future Focused Education team, she worked as an administrative assistant and office manager, building on her professional workplace exposure from the SVA Service Learning Program. She is currently pursuing her degree in Business of Arts. In her spare time she enjoys traveling new places, being outdoors, eating good food, and reading novels.