About Melissa

Melissa is co-owner of Vantage and the Wardlaw Group. An expert in business management operations, marketing, and accounting/finance, Melissa serves as the principal management analyst for the Wardlaw Group team.

Melissa has an MBA from Wright State University and more than 20 years of professional experience in a variety of leadership and management roles. For the past three years she has served on active duty in the U.S. Army and is currently at the rank of Major with command and operational experience in a variety of assignments. Previously, Melissa worked as a Senior Accountant for Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and as an Accountant for Pentagon Federal Credit Union. Over the course of her career, she has also held positions as Financial Analyst, Controller, and Marketing Associate.

Melissa has accounted for the finances of multi-million dollar corporations, managed complex projects, and led diverse organizations. Her combination of management acumen and leadership experience provides the foundation for sound business planning and financial management for Vantage and the Wardlaw Group.