Melissa Shaw

Melissa Shaw, AICP, Planner with Wells Barnett Associates.

Melissa has over 16 years of local and regional planning experience with a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Virginia Tech.  Melissa is highly versed in the project review process and Tahoe Basin regulations, with over eight years of current and environmental planning experience while working as a Senior Planner at the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency.  While employed by the Town of Oro Valley, Arizona, Melissa worked as a planner in both current and advanced planning.  In addition, she has air quality monitoring experience while working for Grand Canyon National Park.  Currently Melissa is on the Board of the Carson Valley Trails Association, and is a member of the Douglas County Economic Vitality Initiative.  She is a member of the American Planning Association (APA) and the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP).