Melissa Kelley, CFRE
Director of Community Engagement

Leader Profile

Melissa has excelled in development and leadership positions in the nonprofit sector for more than 10 years. Melissa’s passion for the nonprofit sector stems from her deep roots as a fundraiser and relationship-builder. She believes in the power of connecting supporters to causes they care about to change people’s lives.

Melissa is President of the Association of Fundraising Professionals California Capital chapter (AFPCCC). Before becoming President, she served on the board as Treasurer for three years. Melissa holds a B.S. from the University of Maryland University College in Business Administration. Melissa earned her Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) in November, 2018.