Melanie was born and raised in North Ogden, Utah. She attended Dixie College. She has been working as a dental assistant for 9 years and has been Dr. Cooney's assistant since 2011, working with him both in Pleasant View and Roy. She loves working with people and helping them feel better about themselves through the services provided at Cooney Family Dental. She enjoys learning about new techniques and products that improve the overall experience while getting dental treatment accomplished. Melanie, her husband, and 3 children live in Syracuse. They love camping, fishing, geocaching, and pretty much anything that involves being outside.