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Meet our team: Melissa Gillespie

December 30, 2019


At Wilkins Miller, we know that our success comes from our employees’ unique abilities and personalities. Each month, we will give you a behind-the-scenes look at a member of our team. This month, we’ll introduce you to Melissa Gillespie. We hope you’ll enjoy getting to know what makes Melissa a great addition to our team.

Q: What do you do at Wilkins Miller?

I provide administrative support to the firm which involves overseeing our production room and supervising our student administrative team. I also assist with recruiting and marketing items.

Q: What makes you good at your job?

My work ethic and my desire to learn/grow every day.

Q: What do you like most about Wilkins Miller?

As cliché of an answer as it is, I love the people! Within weeks of being hired, I felt a sense of belonging. We have such a family atmosphere here and I love that.

Q: What is your favorite band/genre of music/artist?

I have a passion for most types of music, but if I had to choose a genre, I would either pick oldies or folk/classic rock.

Q: When not working, what do you enjoy?

I have a strong love for nature, so anything that has me outdoors and around beautiful scenery.

Q: What is your favorite food?

That is a tough question to answer, because I love all types of food. However, I could eat homestyle food everyday and never get tired of it.

Q: What one thing would you take on a deserted island?

Company – I would not want to be on a deserted island alone.

Q: What is your favorite quote?

“We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.” -Ronald Reagan

Q: What is an interesting fact about you?

Many people have told me I am an old soul.

Q: What is your life goal/dream/aspiration?

To travel – I have many reasons for this, but my main reasons are because I love going to new places and meeting new people. My biggest goal in life though is to be a great mom to my daughter, Caroline and a great wife to my husband, John.