Melanie Gallegos joined Southwestern Ear, Nose and Throat in January 2013 as part of the Audiology Administrative staff. She graduated from New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, NM with her bachelor degree in Business Administration.
Melanie previously worked as the Tax Department Lead for a wholly owned subsidiary of a Fortune 500 company in the cigarette and tobacco industry. She gained an extensive amount of business experience in the 12 years she was with the company. In 2011 she received a prestigious corporate wide leadership award which recognizes employees within the three operating companies for exceeding expectations to help achieve corporate goals. Although only being part of the SWENT family for a short time, Melanie is very much enjoying her new position. She is very pleased to work with such a great team of co-workers in providing superior patient care. She looks forward to a successful, enlightening future with SWENT.
Melanie was born in Southern California, but has been in New Mexico for over 20 years now and is happy to call it home. She enjoys spending time with her family and is very active in her children’s many extracurricular activities.