Ms. Mello specializes in health care, education and general business issues.
Ms. Mello’s prior experience includes lobbying, government relations, electoral politics, fundraising and donor support. Ms. Mello has been with BBMK since 2007. Prior to her work at the State Capitol, Ms. Mello was a Senior Associate at Denver-based BBC Research & Consulting and a lobbyist for the National Governor’s Association in Washington, D.C. She is actively engaged with Mile High United Way and her daughter’s school St. Anne’s Episcopal.
Ms. Mello has a master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s degree in history and public policy from the University of Denver
Ms. Mello’s great-grandparents came to Colorado about 100 years ago and homesteaded near Las Animas. Ms. Mello grew up in Littleton and is a graduate of Arapahoe High School. Today, she lives in the Washington Park neighborhood with her husband and daughter.