As a mom of 3 and dedicated Army wife, she has learned there is never too much coffee. Spending her professional life in the jewelry and diamond industry, her inner nerd sneaks out when talking precious stones. This self proclaimed organization champion is voted most likely to get lost in The Container Store. Melynda earned a Bachelors degree in business from Texas A&M, a Masters degree in Business Intelligence from American Sentinel University, and is also a Graduate Gemologist. She turned her passion for jewelry into a career and has worked in the fine jewelry industry on both the sales and buying side of the business. She is the Director of Development for wear blue: run to remember, a nonprofit focused on honoring the sacrifice of the American Military.