Senior Vice President of Finance


As Senior Vice President of Finance at New City Development, Melissa is responsible for providing strategic direction relating to all matters of the organization’s financial management, including planning, execution, strategic cash management, and growth.

Melissa has more than 20 years of finance and accounting experience across public accounting, manufacturing, and real estate. Prior to joining New City, she served as Senior Vice President of Finance at a market research company headquartered in Los Angeles. There, she led the accounting function through an acquisition that doubled the size of the firm.

She previously served as the Vice President of Finance and Accounting at a commercial real estate development firm, where she utilized her extensive skill set in building teams and financial processes to help grow the portfolio across 11 states and over 6,000 units under management.

Melissa earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Butler University and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).