M.Ed., BCBA
Clinical Supervisor

Melena began her career serving children with disabilities as a special education teacher and then a developmental preschool teacher. She received her Masters of Education degree from the University of Washington Tacoma and made a career change in 2013 and began her work in ABA as a behavior technician, and then behavior specialist.  Melena continued in this line of work, obtaining her Board Certified Behavior Analyst certification in 2016. Melena has worked in a variety of settings, including home, group home, and clinic. She has also worked with a variety of ages from early intervention to teen and adult services.

In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and new daughter, born in February of 2017.

Coming Soon - New clinic location in Vancouver, WA!