Melissa is a graduate from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Associate of Arts and Associate of Science and graduate from Walsh College with a Master’s of Science in Taxation degree. She began with LJPR as an intern in 2012 for the 2011 tax season and was hired full time in January of 2014. Melissa’s area of expertise is tax advising, planning and preparation for individuals and businesses. She also works with tax exempt businesses to regain status after revocation. Melissa’s array of experience from office management, restaurant management and working in the tax field gives LJPR tax clients an exceptional customer service experience.