Melinda is married to her best friend, Gabriel Olivarez, and they have three amazing children, Victoria, Casandra and Jon. She enjoys going to concerts with Gabriel and spending time with her daughters shopping and dabbling in makeup techniques. Melinda spends many a weekend driving to Dallas for her son’s league soccer games - the ultimate Soccer Mom! She loves Zumba and works out to relieve stress. Melinda grew up in Slaton and graduated from Wayland Baptist University with a Bachelors of Applied Science/Business. Melinda has ten years’ prior experience with group benefits and is very thankful to have joined the Heritage Risk Management Group Benefits department in Lubbock.