Melissa Soza Fees, Ph.D, is the founder of StrengthsLearning an organization focused on providing individualized solutions for educators, parents and students. 

As a licensed clinical psychologist, Gallup Certified Strengths Coach and mother of five children, she combines deep expertise and practical insights that enable individuals and organizations to benefit from a strengths-based mindset.

Dr. Fees is a licensed clinical psychologist with specialties in child & adolescent psychology and school neuropsychology.  An Arizona native, Dr. Fees graduated from the Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University while attending on a Leadership Scholarship.  She completed her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the Joint Doctoral Program UCSD/SDSU and her pre-doctoral and post-doctoral work at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Fees is a board chair of Catholic Education Arizona, a founding member of the Catholic Leadership Initiative of the Diocese of Phoenix and a director of Spitzer Center.

Melissa and her husband, John are members of the St. Thomas the Apostle Parish where they served as chairs of the Catholic Education Arizona tax credit campaign for three years.  They have 5 children; 3 attending St. Thomas the Apostle Elementary School, and a son at Brophy College Preparatory & a student at Barrett The Honors College at Arizona State University.

The founder of StrengthsLearning  - Melissa Soza Fees, Ph.D.

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