Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Capella Univeristy , 2013
Over the past 10 years, Melissa Michalski has held many positions in the nursing profession. Melissa has been a staff nurse, a nurse manager in home health care, a hospice nurse, a cardiology nurse, and an emergency department nurse. Melissa has been on the staff of several hospital systems. She has held various charge nurse positions and has been the chairperson of the practice council of a local hospital affiliation.
In 2005 Melissa joined Davenport University as an adjunct clinical instructor and later as a health sciences instructor. She became full-time faculty at Davenport in 2010. Melissa is an active member of the Bay City, Michigan Lions Club where she participates in many community events including Project Kids Sight.