Melissa Nilsen, ArtMelissa received her BA in Liberal Arts from Kent State University. After working in the non-profit sector for years, she returned to Notre Dame College where she completed the licensure program in PK to 12 Visual Art. Melissa has previously taught Preschool and Visual Arts in Cleveland area schools. She currently resides in Cleveland with her husband, daughter and son. In her free time, Melissa finds joy in photography, sewing, knitting and being outdoors.