Melissa hails from Southwest Georgia and received her BFA in Painting from UGA in 2010. She continued her education at Florida State University, where she earned an MA in Nonprofit Arts Administration. Melissa shared her love of learning with UGA’s Terry College of Business in Atlanta for three years before returning to Athens in 2015. She has since been an enthusiastic part of the Donor Relations and Stewardship team and enjoys preparing meaningful reports and planning new initiatives. Melissa maintains her creative roots by painting, volunteering, and enjoying live music with her husband, Dan.
Ask her about: Impact Reporting Programs, Team Stewardship, Communications, Collaborations