Throughout her career, Melissa has worked at the frontier of technologies which brought transformative change to traditional industries. For the past decade, Melissa has been focused on the development and deployment of technologies for specialty agriculture. Early in her technology career, she worked as a database developer for Apple’s Technical Database on AppleLink and eWorld. Missing the work with farmers and AgTech, Melissa founded HerdDogg in 2015. She was honored as one of 32 companies invited to participate in the first-ever White House Demo Day in summer 2015. Melissa has her BA in Management from St. Mary College.