Melanie Klein has been an important part of CARE since 2007. She first found CARE when she lived in New York City. To become more involved with the operational and public side of CARE she moved to Dallas in 2010. Her first gift to CARE was when she lovingly adopted Ace, a beautiful male black leopard. Melanie also served as an assistant to CARE’s Executive Director for 2 years and lived at the center for a year. Melanie holds a degree in Sociology, as well as an AA in Media Communications. Her heart will always be at CARE even though Melanie is currently residing overseas. Melanie continues to have a significant influence on the CARE organization as an active board member.