Melissa Kellner has always believed in the importance of giving back. As a South Florida native, Melissa was delighted to join Junior League in 2014 to serve the local community and to meet like-minded women. Melissa is convinced that the driving force behind the success of Junior League is the caliber of women who selflessly give of their time and talents. Melissa is humbled to work alongside such a dedicated membership. During her time in the League, Melissa has served two years as Special Events Chair, has been a member of Deck the Palms, Arrangements, the Spring Party committee, and Nominating. She is currently serving as Nominating Chair.
Professionally, Melissa holds a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management from the University of Central Florida and a Juris Doctor from Nova Southeastern University. She has been a member of the Florida Bar since 2011. Over the course of her career, Melissa has amassed gainful experience working in Hospitality, Internal Audit, Human Resources, Operations, and Law. She is currently at Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County working as a Staff Attorney for The Pro Bono Project.
Melissa enjoys spending her free time with friends and family and whenever possible, a good craft project.