Melissa Sardella has worked with LA Opera since 2007 when she started her career as a Production Assistant and Stage Management Intern. She came to the company after graduating from California State University, Los Angeles with a B.A. in Music. She has developed an exciting and fulfilling career as a professional Stage Manager and has had the opportunity of working for other great companies such as Santa Fe Opera, Opera Carolina, Opera Santa Barbara and more. LA Opera will always be where she got her start and the company she is proud to call home.