10 years with Evening Sun
Lives in Norwich
She lives with her husband, Trip, and two teenage children.
Melissa covers Chenango County government and supports the staff on a myriad of assignments. A native of Ohio, she is a 1982 graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University with majors in Journalism and English. She worked in the field of public relations for corporations in New York City and Milwaukee prior to moving to Norwich in 1989. deCordova reported full-time and was a columnist for The Evening Sun from 1990-1992, after which time she became a stay-at-home mom and community volunteer.