Melonie serves as the Director of Local and Community Affairs for Temple Student Government. She is a junior studying Psychology with a minor in Political Science. Originally from New York City, she loves exploring the city and taking advantage of all that it has to offer. Melonie enjoys trying new things, and as a former Owl Team Leader, she loves to meet new people. She is passionate about social justice issues and service to the community and is dedicated to her student organization AdEL, an association for Temple's Latino students. Melonie aspires to one day return to her neighborhood and serve it in whatever capacity it may need.