Melissa is an experienced financial executive professional. She has held various leadership finance and accounting roles with over 20 years of experience in both large matrix organizations and start-up ventures. She is a dynamic and results-oriented leader with demonstrated success who partners with Founders/CEO’s, Board of Directors and collaborates across all levels within an organization to deliver high growth value and increasing operating efficiencies.
Melissa is a New York State Certified Public Accountant. She holds an MBA from New York University Stern School of Business and a Bachelor of Science degree from SUNY Binghamton in Accounting. She is a member of the American Institute of CPA’s and New York State Society of CPA’s. Melissa is a CFO Consultant for NotchBooks, Inc. where she provides strategic advisory, financial and business development services for our client base. Prior to providing consulting services, Melissa was formerly the Controller of EPIX at Viacom, a premium television and digital entertainment network subscription service. She joined EPIX in 2008 before the network launch and was a key member of the management team where she partnered with the CEO and CFO to build and grow the organization.
Melissa serves as Co-Treasurer on the Executive Board of Women in Cable and Telecommunications NY Chapter where she supports the foundation in developing women in media. She also gives her time teaching children’s church and spending time with her family while keeping up with her active son.