Melissa Cardenas Time Specialist

MILESTONES

  • Mom of two amazing boys
  • Becoming a Zumba instructor 
  • Overcoming my fear of being in front of large crowds

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Melissa brings a wide range of experiences to her role at Coastal Payroll. Prior to joining our team, she worked as a BYU student services supervisor, Lincoln Military Property assistant service manager, Estee Lauder Companies counter manager, and classroom aide.

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PERSONAL NOTES

Melissa’s family includes her Marine husband; two boys, Zane (10) and Zac (7); and two fur babies, Chapo (1-year-old pittie) and Oakley (12-year-old Chiweenie). Family and serving military families and community are everything to her. She is also a Zumba instructor in the evening at LA Fitness/Esporta, which is when she bursts out of her shell.
Favorite Quote: "Whatever you are, be a good one.”—Abraham Lincoln

KEY STRENGTHS

  • Patient and friendly
  • Learn quickly
  • Organized
  • Enjoy expanding my knowledge

OUR MOST RECENT POSTS

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