After losing her mom and husband in a three week period East Texas Food Bank Administrative Assistant Melissa Stark is giving back to the community at the very same place that gave her and her husband hope at a time of need.

Video Editor / Bilingual Multimedia Journalist

Photographer and video editor for Tyler Paper but I also cover community outreach, bilingual content, events and education. Stephen F. Austin State University Alumna. Houstonian reporting in East Texas since January 2021. Story ideas? email me at