“Be grateful and say thank you. And remember it’s up to us to work as a team to make the best use of our resources in order to provide the highest level of service to our clients.”
Melissa joined CR&Y in 1989. A graduate of Cedar Crest College with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Melissa is also a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning (National Institute for Excellence in Professional Education). When not at work, Melissa spends her time with family, reading or out walking.

Practice Areas

  • Not-for-Profit and Governmental audits
  • Estate Planning
  • Corporate and individual tax preparation


  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Estate Planning Council of the Lehigh Valley - Board Member (2008 - 2010; 2014 - Present)
  • Parkland School District Community Advisory Council - Board Member; past Secretary and Vice-president (2004 - Present)
  • Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley - Board Member; Treasurer; Secretary (1998 - 2003)
  • Visiting Nurses Northeast - Board Member (1996 - 1998)
  • Lehigh County Chamber of Commerce Executive Women’s Council - Member; Volunteer - 1997 - 1998