Melissa Wells graduated at the top of her class in the field of Library and Information Technology, and was awarded the Sheridan Scholar designation. She has ten years of corporate and small business experience, including running her own website design firm, Ex Nihilo Website Designs. She has managerial experience in directing a team of designers and programmers and has worked with many different business owners in a wide range is business sectors. Melissa is the co-founder of the community website, myPelham.com and enjoys both the design and journalistic writing roles that are required for the site. Melissa is a Director on her local business association board, has assisted in planning community events and provided marketing and website design support to various successful political campaigns.