Melissa Medina

Program Manager

San Antonio, Texas

Email: mmedina@nalcab.org | Direct Line: 210.767.3098

Melissa Medina joined NALCAB as a program intern and has continued her career at NALCAB as a Program Coordinator. In this role, she supports NALCAB’s Equitable Neighborhood Development programmatic work which consists of GIS mapping and research related to affordable housing policies and community economic development.
Previously, Melissa worked as a graduate assistant at the Center for Urban and Regional Planning Research, which is housed in the College of Architecture, Construction, and Planning at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). In her role as a graduate assistant, Melissa worked with GIS, Google Sketchup and Adobe Photoshop to create 3D visuals to help address ongoing planning concerns in Texas cities. She also interned for the City of Cibolo, TX, in the Planning & Engineering Department where she assisted the City Planner.
Melissa is fluent in English and Spanish and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture. She recently earned her Master’s Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from UTSA with a specialization in Housing and Sustainable Community Development.