Born in Manhattan, raised in Riverdale (the Bronx), and having called the Upper East Side home for many years, Melissa is extremely knowledgeable about the nuances of the City. Her friends rely on her honesty, street smarts, and hard working nature—and you will too.
She attended the Horace Mann School and received a B.A. from Muhlenberg College with a double major in Business Administration and Communication. With an extensive background in marketing at media and publishing companies, plus diverse social media experience, Melissa now brings her creative marketing and problem solving skills to DSA. Her attention to the details that matter most to her clients is key. She is driven to provide quality customer service and forge relationships with her clients, in order to best assist them.
In her spare time you'll find Melissa seeing live music, often traveling throughout the country to see her favorite bands, intensely following the Yankees and Rangers, trying the newest restaurants, expanding her knowledge of wine and craft beer, painting, or just exploring the City.
If this avid cook can make her tiny kitchen work, she's confident you'll find a great home you're happy with too! As a native New Yorker who loves the City, Melissa looks forward to making your search as painless as possible- and sharing in your joy when you find your new place here.