Growing up in New York City meant Melissa Hon Tsai got to experience the rich cultural landscape of the Big Apple. After receiving a Bachelor in Architecture from Carnegie Mellon University, Melissa started her career as a design architect in New York City.

After spending a few years in the design field and receiving her architectural license, she transitioned to real estate development working for New York's Vornado Realty Trust. For some time, she was a freelance architect, managing an international design team. She is experienced in managing people and coordinating activities.

After getting married and moving to Montgomery, Alabama, Melissa pursued her MBA from Auburn University's College of Business. She now lives in Los Angeles with her husband and three sons. In new surroundings and with the zest to explore new horizons, Melissa hopes her work will inspire others.

Lately, Melissa has been focused on residential projects. She weaves unique details into spaces, tailoring them to the stories of her clients. Melissa designs unique concepts, develops distinct styles, and executes them with utmost attention to detail. Melissa can filter, enhance, and work through her clients' ideas and apply them to each project so that it reflects the client's personalities and tastes. In the end, every detail brings together the client's vision.