Marion and Richard Graham Foundation logo. M has cat face. R has dog side profile. G is a horse. F is a toucan.
Melissa Disque with her adorable dogs

Melissa Disque with Beaker, Zoe, Theodore, Montgomery and Oswald

Melissa graduated J.D. from Vanderbilt Law School in 2004. She also has an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Veterinary Technology, Bel Rea Institute of Animal Technology in 2015. She passed the VTNE in 2015 and was a certified veterinary technician in Colorado. Melissa has volunteered in animal rescue since roughly 2006 with a variety of organizations and in various capacities, including adoption coordinator, foster parent, and planning, organizing, and overseeing community and adoption events. She has also performed annual grant application review for The Grey Muzzle Organization since 2018.