Melissa Rebecca Brogdon,
Melissa is a Senior Consultant with Susannah Darrow Consulting. Most recently, Melissa served as the Director of Development and Communications at Emmaus House where she thrived as a grant writer. Melissa applies her extensive experience working in nonprofit and school settings to both her professional and volunteer work, with a keen focus on causes that resource vulnerable women and children. In pursuit of this passion, Melissa serves as a member of the Board of Directors for The Junior League of Atlanta as well as Atlanta Unbound Academy, a startup charter school launching in fall 2020. Melissa was recently included on the top 40 Under 40 Leader list for Georgia Trend Magazine and is a member of the LEAD Atlanta Class of 2020. Melissa is a proud alumna of Spelman College and earned a Master of Science in Education degree from the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania. Melissa and her husband, Gino, collaborate at The Brogdon Firm, LLC and reside in Atlanta.