Melissa Angel (Communications Director)

Melissa Angel joined the staff in September 2017 and brings a broad range of experience to the team, including behavior change, climate change communication and sustainability advocacy. She’s worked at the private, state, and international-level as a communications coordinator, videographer, and project manager. She’s worked as a consultant for the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat, and attended both COP21 in Paris and COP22 in Marrakech. She earned her Masters of Science from Florida State University in media and communications and was able to give back to her alma mater by serving as a sustainability communications coordinator. Coming up with ways to effectively communicate environmental issues is Melissa’s lifeblood. She aims to not only positively affect the environment, but to positively affect people. Melissa is a self-proclaimed podcast junkie and enjoys hikin’ around playing her banjo on the front porch.