Melissa Walker Host Journey 2 Business Founder and CEO at NextCareer, LLC Melissa Walker is the CEO of NextCareer, a company focused on matching the right people to the right careers through training, coaching and placement. She is a certified Career Coach and is certified as a Memory Resolution Practitioner. Her passion is in supporting veterans and civilians into careers from a tactical, functional, skill development and psychological perspective specializing in successfully transitioning through life changes. Melissa has a Masters in Health Care Management and studied Organizational Behavior at UTD. She is a talented professional who has enjoyed a number of leadership roles in the community; including ICF Veteran Outreach and Programs Committee, a mentoring role at The University of North Texas, she is a previous board member of WISE (Woman Inspiring Success of the Enterprise), DallasHR Workforce Readiness Committee and more. Her background includes over 20 years of HR experience predominately in recruitment and hiring. Melissa possesses an ability to see past where the person may be today – to where they can be tomorrow; supporting individuals on their journey back into careers. She brings “A New Way of Hiring”.