Field Representative for Marin, Sonoma, Mendocino, and Humboldt Counties
Melissa Lema is the Field Representative for Districts 3 and 10, encompassing the North Coast counties of Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Sonoma & Marin. She is a 2009 graduate of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dairy Science. She minored in Agribusiness with a concentration in Dairy Management. A resident of Ferndale, she is a fifth-generation member of the local dairy industry and is an active member of her community. Melissa is energetically involved with many issues facing her members, focusing her assistance in the areas of water quality, cattle health and organic certification.