Melissa joined Inspirion in 2018 and is the newest member of the team. Her professional experience is in human resources, specifically within the industries of behavioral analytics, investment banking, and staffing. Prior to joining the firm, Melissa took an extended break from professional employment to devote herself full-time as a stay-at-home mom. She is excited to be a part of the Inspirion team and to expand her experiences to new areas of expertise.
Melissa resides in Grayslake with her husband of 23 years, John, and their four children. In her free time, Melissa loves gardening and DIY home projects.
What do you enjoy most about wealth management?
I enjoy knowing I am part of a team that helps clients meet and exceed their financial goals.
What do you love most about being part of Inspirion?
Inspirion is a welcoming environment that values and supports a work-life balance.
What qualities of yours make you best suited to what you do?
I am a problem solver at heart and an organizational junkie. I love digging into the details.
What do you love to do outside of work?
Native plant gardening and landscaping is my passion. Recently, I have discovered a love for cut flower gardening. I am always looking forward to spring.
What was the most influential movie you’ve seen and why?
Touching the Void — the story is so raw and honest. When everything is stripped away, who are we at our core? What truly matters? This film is haunting.
Of which personal accomplishments are you most proud?
I taught myself how to install hardwood floors and single-handedly installed them throughout over half of my home.