Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Melissa is Executive Assistant to the Executive Director, Mark Lee, and US Team & Operations Manager, providing human resource administration, operations management and team support for SustainAbility’s West Coast office.
Thrilled to be a part of this team of aspirational thinkers, movers and shakers, Melissa is honored to work for a company striving to create a just and sustainable world for present and future generations.
Prior to joining SustainAbility, Melissa worked in the finance world, most recently in the Investment banking sector at Piper Jaffray & Co, supporting a team focused on healthy, active and sustainable living companies.
A child of the great outdoors, Melissa spent her youth growing up in the beautiful Vail Valley of Colorado. An avid skier and yogi, she believes in the life-affirming benefits of nature and is often reminded that the world’s wondrous beauty still transcends our comprehension; it’s value and the use we can make of it.