Melissa works across the Impact, Finance and Markets division to oversee all capital raising. She is responsible for working with product leads and colleagues across TNC to source the capital for NatureVest’s conservation impact investment products, as well as raising philanthropic capital to support the division’s operations. Before joining NatureVest, Melissa worked as a member of TNC’s development teams in Pennsylvania and New York, where she successfully stewarded major donors in support of TNC’s global work. Prior to TNC, she worked at Schultz & Williams, a consulting firm that specializes in nonprofits. She currently lives in Pittsburgh with her husband and son, where she tries to spend as much time outdoors as possible.