ADVANCEMENT, ENROLLMENT & MARKETING MANAGER
Melissa was born and raised in Lima, Peru in a devout Catholic family and was a very active member of her local church. Attended a Marist School for her primary and high school, where she learned the value of Catholic school education. Prior to meeting her husband (a Mater Christi alum) and moving to the United States in 2003, she attended the University of Lima, where she earned her Associate’s Degree in Business Administration. Married for 18 years, mother of one son, Henry, who is a 6th-grade student at Mater Christi.
Best Mater Christi Moment
Seeing my own child running to embrace his teacher every morning.
“To raise children, we must love them and love them equally forever.”
Saint Marcellin Champagnat
Drawing, dancing, Cross-point stitching, arts & crafts, traveling, and spending time with my family.