Melissa Olson

Bio for 2019

Melissa is a designer and photographer from Akron, Ohio. She has a passion for arts education and works as the Manager of Student Affairs at the Myers School of Art at the University of Akron. She spends one week each summer in Kentucky volunteering as a counselor at an arts camp, the friends she has made there encouraged her to participate this year!

Reason for signing up:

I want to write more and stress less; get things out of my brain and into the world.

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