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Melissa is a manager in the firm services practice at HORNE where she serves as the senior communications lead. In this role, she specializes in managing communication internally and externally, working collaboratively to create effective written and audiovisual content and developing strategic communication plans that are consistent with HORNE’s overall message and vision. She has experience ranging from brand messaging and media relations to creating specific written content for target audiences across various industries.

She joined the firm in 2021 with more than 20 years of communication and public relations experience.

Melissa graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Arts in news-editorial journalism.   

Professional Affiliations

  • Public Relations Association of Mississippi, Central Mississippi Chapter