Originally from Argentina, Melina is a member of Suffield’s Department of Academic Support and Department of Languages. She is a graduate of the University of Buenos Aires where she earned her bachelor and master’s degree in Nutritional Sciences.
Melina worked for three years at Suffield High School as a job coach in the Transition Program, assisting students with special needs perform independent life skills tasks. As a former Argentinean National field hockey player, Melina coaches field hockey with a passion and lasting love for the sport. She lives in Suffield with her husband Sebastian and three kids: Juana ’21, Mercedes, and Santiago. Melina enjoys spending time with her family, summers at the beach, and traveling to explore new places.