Melissa Hough was born and raised in Bucks County. After graduating from Pennsbury High School, she attended the University of Pittsburgh, graduating with an economics degree. She later realized her love for baking and went to the Culinary Institute of America where she graduated with an associate’s degree in Baking and Pastry Arts.
Melissa started at Flager & Associates in 2010 as an assistant bookkeeper. She is now in charge of the bookkeeping department. She prides herself on strict financial oversight of the costs and expenses associated with running Flager & Associates, as well as those incurred on behalf of each client. She expertly negotiates with vendors, medical providers, insurance companies, and various other contractors to insure all expenditures are minimized on behalf of the clients. Melissa works closely with the firm’s accountant to make sure all appropriate local, state and federal taxes are paid by the firm.
Melissa lives with her husband Conrad, daughter Riley and their Labradoodle Barley. She still enjoys baking in her spare time and the office often enjoys her decadent creations. When Melissa is not baking she enjoys tennis and skiing.