Melissa Scheckner

Melissa Scheckner is JDI’s Social Work Intern. In this role, Melissa provides one-on-one counseling to survivors, including through JDI’s confidential hotline for prisoners. Melissa, who is currently studying for a Masters in Social Work at the University of Southern California, has also interned as a counselor at a human trafficking safe house and as a case manager for people in need of permanent supportive housing.