Recognized by: Ashley Akins-Callaway, Yolo County Probation Department
Melissa Elliott has been with the Probation Department for many years. She began her career as an Extra Help Detention Officer, has acted in the capacity of Senior Detention Officer, and eventually promoted to Supervising Detention Officer.
Melissa is everything a difference maker should be and more! She has been supportive and caring throughout the years, she constantly encourages my professional growth and that of our fellow coworkers. Melissa is a valuable asset to the Juvenile Detention Facility/Probation Department. The work load she carries and additional tasks she takes on are beyond what most can manage, however she always has a smile on her face and is willing to help anyone without a second thought.