Meet Our Team

Melissa E. McCann, CPRW

Melissa McCannCertified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)
Job and Career Coach / 
Freelance Writer

Melissa is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW) offering nine years of professional experience as a freelance writer and environmental chemist.

With a strong scientific background and superior writing skills, Melissa joined Inspire Careers in 2009.

Value Offered

As a laboratory department manager and supervisor with Oceanic Analytical (Honolulu, HI) and earlier, as a research assistant with Freshwater Institute (Winnipeg, MB, Canada) and Severn Trent Laboratories (Sacramento, CA), Melissa has expertise in training and developing employees to progress in their careers. She brings a unique combination of strong writing and technical knowledge to assist career-minded professionals in the education, technical, and scientific fields.

Melissa is also a freelance writer specializing in parenting, home and garden, and science-related issues. Among her many projects, Melissa’s articles have appeared in Buffalo Spree Home and as web content for ShatterGARD and Yoga Flavored Life.

Samples of her work include:

  • “City Companions,” Buffalo Spree Home, Spring 2009: pp 43-46
  • “Passion and Profit,” Buffalo Spree Home, Spring 2009: pp 41-42
  • “Yoga: A Gentle, Non-Medicated Cure for Insomnia,”, 01-27-2009
  • “Yoga – A Holistic Approach to Staying Healthy this Holiday Season and Throughout the Year,”, 12-15-2008.


With a B.S. in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Winnipeg, Melissa completed a Pre-Master’s degree in Zoology at the University of Manitoba.

Inspire! Illuminate! Ignite!

The mission of Inspire Careers is to “inspire new hope and confidence in your unique abilities, illuminate the path toward fulfillment of your goals, and ignite personal commitment, determination, and persistence in all that you do.” Melissa lives this mission daily with her clients.

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