Director of Development
About Melissa Nussbaum
Melissa has over sixteen years working in non-profits in the financial inclusion, IT4D and food security sectors. She has raised money from individuals, private and corporate foundations, governments and bi/multi-lateral institutions. She is currently based in the Washington DC area and has lived in Hanoi, Vietnam and Quito, Ecuador. She has a masters in public policy from Georgetown University and a bachelor of arts from Boston College. In her free time, she dotes on her son and husband, hones her pottery skills and experiments with cooking new recipes. In her role, Melissa will be responsible for expanding our fundraising program including to individuals through major gifts and grassroots programs.