As Office Manager, Melissa facilitates organizational effectiveness and efficiency in Humanity United’s San Francisco office.
Prior to joining HU, Melissa worked as the Office Manager at Third Rock Ventures, a venture firm focused on building transformational biotech companies. Previously, she supported operations at di Rosa Art Center in Napa, where she directed facilities operations, visitor and employee engagement, and assisted with collection care. Before returning to the Bay Area in 2012, she served as an Exhibitions Manager at San Diego’s New Children’s Museum and led the build out of the seminal show, Animal Art.
Melissa received her Master of Fine Arts from the San Francisco Art Institute, and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Michigan State University. She also holds a Core Certificate in Arts Management from UMass Amherst.