Melissa is a marketer by trade, a storyteller in her soul, and a team player to her core. She loves content, comedy, collaboration (through context, of course), and all things West Coast. Melissa takes the most pride in her proven ability to take subjects that are often overlooked and bring their most compelling aspects to the surface with fresh perspectives that are impossible to resist.
Her passion for OpenContext comes from her background in Psychology and Anthropology and fascination with how organizations leverage talent and technology to get things done.
Melissa is someone who truly listens when you tell her about your passions and, more than that, she hears and articulates what your heart is trying to convey when you might not have the right words. She takes the most pride in her proven ability to take subjects that are often overlooked and bring their most compelling aspects to the forefront with fresh perspective that are hard to resist.
Career highlights start with going viral after creating a sports merchandising brand from her college apartment and have led to her written work featured on cover stories in some of the world's largest publications.