Melissa is a serial entrepreneur, marketing innovator, mom 2.0, mystical seeker and expert power napper. She lends her sharp marketing + strategic insights to products and projects that empower thoughtful, joyful, and wholehearted living. Prior to Pebbl, Melissa's varied career included roles in presidential politics both across the country and inside the White House and as Chief of Protocol for the US Ambassador in Mexico City. In addition she played a key role in development for non-profits including Austin Film Society and Lifeworks Austin which is a s a fearless advocate for youth and families seeking their path to self-sufficiency. Melissa brings over 20 years of marketing, non-profit and international business experience to Pebbl.