Melissa Tenpas is a freelance graphic designer, photographer and editor with a master's degree in Public Health. After being accepted to veterinary school post-college, she opted to pursue a future in creativity and community health and child development instead. She spends her time creating, playing sports, enjoying outdoor activities, traveling, and entertaining her 14 nieces and nephews. Melissa was born and raised in Wisconsin, and is a graduate of Carroll University where she studied pre-med biology and fine arts. She combines her love of art and science by being in leadership with the Dream Centers of Colorado Springs and Royal Family KIDS' Camp.
Making the transition when one of you gets married can be tricky, but it's totally worth it.
Helping young adults mature in Christ and prepare for marriage and family. Learn more
© Focus on the Family 1998-2013