Melissa J. Castillo works as a civil paralegal in Hollingshead & Dudley’s St. Louis office. Her responsibilities include client correspondence, office management and accounting, drafting legal documents, docketing and working under the supervision of the firm’s attorneys.

Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Melissa graduated from Mehlville Senior High. She furthered her education at Southeast Missouri State University, where she received her Associates Degree in Child Care and Guidance and a Bachelor of Science in Education.

Melissa is the middle child of Jim and Jeanne Heisner. She has an older brother, Jimmy, who is the Director of Compliance for the Missouri Valley Conference, and a younger sister, Lindsay, who works for Crider Health Center as a Care Coordinator.

Melissa’s interests include spending time with her husband, Jeremy, her family, visiting wineries, and socializing with friends.