Melissa Torres joined the Midshipmen Development Center in October 2014 as Office Manager. A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Naval ROTC program, she served ten years in the United States Navy as a Naval Flight Officer. Her first squadron tour was with VQ-2 in Rota, Spain, where she deployed frequently to Souda Bay, Crete, and Vicenza, Italy. She returned to the states and taught in the Professional Development Division at USNA, followed by a Department Head tour at NSGA Ft Meade. Prior to returning to USNA, she worked for many years as office manager for a family practice physician. In her free time, Melissa enjoys playing piano, learning guitar, baking for family and friends, reading or just being outside.