Melissa is a native Houstonian. She and her family moved to the Cy-Fair area and the current District 3, in 1995. Melissa graduated from the University of Houston DT, has a certificate in Non-Profit Management from Texas A&M University and has a Project Management Certification (CAPM). She is a Leadership North Houston Graduate, class of 2014.
Melissa has two grown daughters that graduated from Cy-Fair schools, and two grandkids she adores. Her career experience includes Project Mgmt, Cost Mgmt, Auditing, Fleet Mgmt, and reviewing Contracts. She is also a Top Producer with REMAX Signature for the last 5 years.
For over 30 years Melissa has been devoted to community involvement. She has volunteered with the Cy-Fair, Tomball and Houston NW Chambers over the last 10 years. She has also served on HAR’s Governmental Affairs and Advocacy Committee and Flood Mitigation Workgroup, spoken at Commissioners Court with regards to flood mitigation, served on the board of the Barwood HOA, volunteers with the HLSR for many years, served as President of Cy-Fair Super Speakers Toastmasters Club, served as a Presiding Judge for Harris County Elections for 12 years and has been a delegate to several state conventions and a delegate to the Rep National Convention in 2020.
Melissa sought a seat on the board to provide accountability, oversight, and transparency of the NHCRWA, and to find solutions to stop the rising costs of the conversion to surface water. She is committed to representing and serving her constituents and working with the board to ensure we have an adequate supply of clean, dependable, affordable water, decades into the future.
Melissa Rowell can be contacted directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.