Melody Mello has served as the Office Secretary since 2016. Prior to this position, she was part of the Office Volunteer Team, serving as the ‘Wednesday’ secretary from 2008-2015.
She has attended Mill Plain UMC since 2006, served on the Scholarship Committee, Education Team, Mission Team, started the Books, Faith & Fellowship group, and led numerous adult study groups. Melody has been an office administrator for an engineering firm, a post adoption resource group, been a corporate trainer.
She has a B.A. in Communications with emphasis on conflict management and corporate transitions. She says it has been a blessing to come out of retirement to serve as Church Secretary and brings back memories of her mother who was a church secretary. Melody enjoys reading and spending time with her family, including six grandchildren.