Melissa is a clinician, educator, author, entrepreneur and thought leader. Recognised as a Specialist Neurological Physiotherapist in 2010 by the Australian College of Physiotherapists, she holds this title as one of only 8 in Australia. Academically, she also holds a Master of Health Science (Neurological Physiotherapy) and Grad. Certificate in Public Health. Melissa has been very active in the Australian Physiotherapy Association and currently sits on the NSW Branch Council as well as the Executive Committee of the International Neurological Physical Therapy Association (INPA) for the World Confederation for Physical Therapy. She was awarded Australian Physiotherapist of the year in 2019 and Small Business Champions Entrepreneur of the Year in 2020.