Melissa joined Hogan Real Estate as an Administrative Assistant in January 2019. She has provided administrative support in various areas of the business and has gained experience in accounts payable, accounts receivable, document drafting/routing, invoicing, and other general office support.
Melissa was born and raised in Hickory, North Carolina, and received a Bachelor of Science in Equestrian Science with a minor in Business Administration from William Woods University in Fulton, Missouri. Before her start in Commercial Real Estate, Melissa moved to Kentucky to work in various areas of the show horse industry. She began her career at the former Biggins Stable as an Assistant Trainer and Riding Instructor and then transitioned to a temporary position at the Horse Show Office for the World’s Championship Horse Show. Melissa also worked as an Assistant and Graphic Designer for SilverMane Media, assisting in the creation of both print and electronic equestrian publications.