Melissa Earley is an ordained United Methodist Pastor. She is currently serving as Pastor in Residence at St. George Episcopal Church in Leadville, Colorado. Prior to coming to Leadville she served churches in Arlington Heights, IL, Northbrook, IL, Waukegan, IL and Geneva, IL. Melissa lives with her dog Tango. In addition to being an avid reader, she is hiker, a quilter, kayaker, and aspiring cook.