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Melissa is standing up for the working families she grew up with. A graduate of Taft High School, Melissa is married to Jason Havrda, an asst. principal at Jones Middle School, and mother to three children.
As an attorney, Melissa fights for the rights of working families, helping senior citizens and the disabled secure their Social Security benefits. St. Mary’s School of Law named her one of 10 under 10, for her effectiveness in speaking
Working for Mayor Ed Garza, Melissa made sure city hall responded to taxpayers by helping residents get speed bumps on busy streets and making sure contractors were held accountable to timelines and budgets.