Melanie is a licensed medical assistant who has been working in the medical field for 3+ years. Prior to assisting in dermatology, she completed an externship at a drug addiction clinic, then worked as a medical assistant in pediatrics. She has gained her knowledge and experience in dermatology and vulvar skin conditions while working with Dr. Zook in the last 2 years. Melanie has a charming disposition, and is outgoing and personable. She desires to make all patients feel comfortable and welcome. Melanie grew up in Tacoma. When not at work, she loves to spend quality time with her family. She enjoys collecting sneakers and binge watching TV shows on Netflix.