"Melinda is a gem. We met while we were on the same panel at an entertainment industry conference, and clicked immediately. I was very impressed by her creative energy, her intelligence and her friendly demeanor. We worked together on the Yao Family Wines fundraising project on Crowdfunder. She was creative, determined and collaborative every step of the way. I look forward to working on future projects with Melinda."

- Bill Sanders | Head of Marketing, Yao Family Wines

"Melinda provided excellent leadership and strategic insight as she helped our communications department pioneer several complex digital and social media campaigns this year. She exceeded everyone’s high expectations in terms of engagement goals and metrics and her continued dedication and passion kept our team on track. Melinda is razor-sharp, thoughtful, collaborative and is always thinking outside of the box."

- Catherine Fisher | Vice President, Communications Netflix


“TuesdayNights is a powerful networking organization that helps empower female executives and entrepreneurs by creating valuable, educational and inspiring events. Google is honored to sponsor.” 

- Marty Bryant | Senior Account Executive, Google


"I have had the unique pleasure of working with Melinda to help grow the Step Up Women's Network organization. Melinda possesses a rare combination of creative talent and business intelligence. She consistently develops successful digital and social media strategies that connect people in authentic ways. Additionally, she has such a positive and inspirational nature that she makes working a profitable, fun and collaborative experience."

- Diane Reichenberger | Vice President, Consumer Products Global Strategy,  Mattel