Receptionist & Operations Assistant
Myers-Briggs: ESFJ-The Consul
Enneagram Number and Title: 6-The Loyalist with 9-The Peacemaker and 2-The Helper
Spiritual Gifts: Care, Mercy, Shepherding, Encouragement, and Hospitality
Top Strengths: Consistency, Includer, Harmony, Communication, and Responsibility
Despite being born in Ohio, Melissa Poling spent most of her early years in the Chicagoland area. Melissa earned her teacher’s certification for the deaf and hard of hearing from MacMurray College. Early in her career, she spent some time as a teacher in the public school system and later became a stay at home mom and professional volunteer. She is lovingly married to Jeff and they have been faithful members at Parkview since 1999. Melissa and Jeff have one son named Zach. Passionate about all things Disney, she delights in planning her family’s Disney vacations. Outside of work, she also enjoys calligraphy, scrapbooking, and online shopping. In her role as Receptionist and Operations Assistant, it is Melissa’s responsibility to keep the administrative side of the church running smoothly. Often found greeting people, answering the phone and email, and ordering supplies for the church, Melissa handles and manages a multitude of other duties as assigned.