As a member of the Foundation’s administrative team, Melissa serves as point person for contact with the community. She greets guests, answers calls, fields requests from local partners to use the Foundation meeting spaces. She works with students and parents in the Education Grants program as well. Melissa serves as primary senior accounts payable clerk as well as other administrative tasks.
Melissa holds a bachelors degree in business management with minors in human resources and organizational leadership from the College of St. Scholastica. She has worked at the Foundation since 2006, and prior to that worked in the non-profit field. She volunteers for several organizations in the community. Melissa loves spending time with her family and friends and loves to make her circle of friends bigger each time an opportunity presents. She lives in Pengilly with her husband and has two adult children.