MELANIE HEMPE, RN is the founder and president Families Managing Media, which empowers parents to confidently develop a balanced digital media lifestyle.
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With a nursing degree from Emory University, Melanie has spent over six years working with leading researchers and technology experts on the impact of video games, social media and smartphone media on children and families. She is passionate about educating families to understand the dangers of screen addiction. Her goal is to reconnect families through meaningful interactions and reestablish balanced use of technology in the home.