MDIV, Trinity Western University, 2013
MLE, Trinity Western University, 2010
Applied Linguistics Certificate, Canada Institute of Linguistics, 2009
BA Hon, McMaster University, 2008
Melissa studied and worked at the Canada Institute of Linguistics (SIL) and ACTS Seminaries at Trinity Western University. She has taught Phonetics and served as a linguistic specialist in Rwanda training teachers for ESL work.
Her current area of interest is the intersection of theology, culture and linguistics.