Originally from Texas, Melanie began her Y Camp journey as a family camper in 1997 and has never missed a summer since. In addition to attending camp with her family, she also worked through Leadership Development Program from 2011-2014. Melanie became a Y Camp leader in 2015 and has served in a variety of roles ever since. Melanie met her husband Ollie at Y Camp when he was over from England and serving as a Leader. They married in 2018 and now reside in Boone. When she’s not working, Melanie loves to travel, re-watch movies and spend time with friends and family. Melanie is always eager to share her love for Y camp with everyone she meets.
Fun Fact: Melanie loves the Harry Potter series! She is a proud Slytherin and thinks that the Deathly Hallows are the best films.