Melanie Schmees Analyst
Address: 2101 NW Corporate Blvd
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Main: (561) 330-3488
Direct: (561) 270-0343
Ms. Schmees is an Analyst in the Firm’s Florida office where she assists in a wide variety of projects, including the analysis of healthcare provider co-management and management arrangements. Ms. Schmees received a dual Bachelor of Science degree in economics and finance from Florida Gulf Coast University. Prior to joining Healthcare Appraisers, Ms. Schmees also served as a Research Assistant for Lee County in the Economic Development Department. In addition, Ms. Schmees also served as a Data Analyst Intern for DeAngelis Diamond in the Business Intelligence Department.
Florida Gulf Coast University | Fort. Myers, Florida | Bachelor of Science – Majors: Economics, Finance
- Research Assistant, Fort Myers, FL | Lee County Economic Development Office
- Data Analyst Intern, Naples, FL | DeAngelis Diamond
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