Melissa Crutcher joined the Rotary Club of La Porte because she loved that her family could serve alongside her In our community.
 
It takes a vlllage to get through life (not just raising kids), and Rotarians are there for each other and the community like a village, she says. Melissa ls a graduate of La Porte High School who returned to La Porte to make a difference In her hometown-and has she ever! A former chairperson of the La Porte-Bayshore Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Melissa continues to chair or serve on numerous Chamber committees and co-directs the Miss Sylvan Beach Pageant. She also serves as treasurer of the Rizzuto Elementary PTO and was recently named to the La Porte ISO Board of Trustees.
 
In addition, she volunteers with the La Porte Education Foundation and New Hope Church. A graduate of the University of Houston-Clear Lake, Melissa ls board secretary and marketing director for Texas Stress, the business her parents, Gary and Joni Hager, started 31 years ago. She and her husband, Talon, have been married almost 10 years and have three children-Kyler, Layla and Molly-who can often be seen accompanying Melissa as she gives back to the community she loves.