Melanie Jacobson is a Case Manager and as a licensed clinical social worker, she provides support to surrogates, donors and Intended Parents. Melanie graduated with her Bachelor’s of Social Work from the University of Illinois in 1995 and she graduated with her Master’s of Social Work from the University of Illinois in 1996.

Prior to working at Conceptual Options, Melanie worked as a School social worker and Special Education Coordinator in Chicago. She moved to San Diego in 2004 and stayed home for the next 12 years to raise her 12 year old son and 10 year old boy/girl twins. Melanie has firsthand experience with IVF, which helps her to sympathize with the donors and surrogates during their cycles.  She has been a very active volunteer at her kids’ Elementary School. Before returning to the workforce, Melanie earned her Licensed Clinical Social Work certificate.

Melanie spends her free time enjoying the outdoors with her 3 kids, scuba diving, hiking, biking, going to the beach, baking, and traveling.