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Melissa Barnes - Assistant Manager

Dale Irvin

Melissa joined the Habitat ReStore in November 2017 after 30 years in the retail pharmacy industry. Melissa also has experience working on construction sites and in medical offices. She came to Habitat Cabarrus in search of a more rewarding career in which she could do what she loves – meeting new people and making a difference in their lives. As a lover of upcycling and repurposing items, Melissa feels right at home at the ReStore. Melissa loves cheering for Germany in the World Cup and riding motorcycles with her husband, Jeff. Jeff and Melissa have been married for 8 years and have a blended family of 5 sons.

Phoenix, New York

Loves cheering for:
Germany in the World Cup.

Prized Possession:
Her mom!

Favorite food:
Steak and potatoes.

Favorite Bible story:
Proverbs 22:9 He that has a bountiful eye shall be blessed, for he gives of his bread to the poor.