Alyssa Melillo

Alyssa Melillo Alyssa Melillo

Alyssa has a passion for writing and narrative storytelling. She is the features editor of the alternative, bi-weekly, campus news magazine The Stony Brook Press.
When Alyssa learned about the trip to Kenya, she immediately worked to immerse herself in the culture and wanted nothing more than to tell the stories of the Turkana people.
Alyssa’s work has also appeared in Patch and the Long Island Press. She’s a tree-hugging vegetarian who likes flowers, folk music and curling up with a warm cup of tea.