An award-winning Creative Director and writer, Melody is responsible for concepting and executing work that integrates creativity with the client’s strategic plan and overall marketing goals. Melody is also a certified email marketer who’s experienced in video, public relations, campaign optimization, digital executions and website content. Mel joined the team in 2000 and has worked across a variety of industries from communications and retail to tourism and political advertising, and as a result has won more national awards than any other creative in the building. Bravo! Prior to L&S, Mel was a reporter and producer for South Dakota Public Radio and KELO-TV and served as the public relations coordinator at Children’s Care Hospital and School in Sioux Falls. Melody earned her BA in Mass Communication from the University of Sioux Falls.