Melissa engages the community in interactive initiatives designed to spark a diverse and inclusive dialogue on Waterloo Greenway planning and programs. She also guides our efforts at City Hall, where she developed strong relationships while leading Capital Metro’s strategic plan for the future of Central Texas transportation. A first-generation Texan Latina, Melissa was the transit organization’s first Spanish-speaking spokesperson. Melissa holds a B.J. in journalism and Spanish from The University of Texas at Austin.