FICAB Member

Melissa is an independent Broker for Self Direction and a parent to an adult receiving OPWDD services. She joined the FICAB to advocate for improvements and accessibility in service delivery options through education and collaboration. As an independent broker and small business owner from Buffalo, NY. She has years of experience providing education, outreach, and advocacy for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Melissa is certified to provide training on the Americans with Disabilities Act and is a New York State Partner in Policymaking.