Melanie Savage started with the ReminderNews as a freelance writer in 2007. She became the staff writer for the Windham/Mansfield and Hebron/Columbia editions one year later. Melanie also wrote for the Norwich edition for two years. Melanie has a background in education, and holds an M.A. in English from the University of Connecticut. She worked for more than 10 years in public housing. She loves to read, write, garden and spend time with her two children. Melanie sees her position at the ReminderNews as an opportunity to go out and meet some of the most interesting and inspirational people in the area. To get in touch with Melanie, whether to offer a comment or recommend a story, please contact her via e-mail or telephone and she will get back to you promptly.