Melissa Garcia is a bilingual public speaker, connector, and digital communication specialist with expertise in program management, group facilitation, and training development. Currently, Melissa is cultivating healthier communities by providing the tools and resources to the next generation of leaders. While at the same time, building sustainable partnerships with nonprofits, businesses, funders, and influencers. Melissa has led multiple programs to end gender-based violence locally and internationally. She obtained her B.A. in Psychology from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and is currently pursuing her Masters of Science in Social Work. Her work is centered on amplifying voices and connecting resources to diverse communities. Beyond work, Melissa is a Soul Yoga instructor, where she merges her knowledge to provide a holistic practice for the individual connecting the mind, body, and soul. Questions? Connect with her on LinkedIn.