As an Executive Assistant, Melanie will be supporting the firm’s Managing Partner, Blake Apel, and contributing to other firm wide initiatives. Melanie has over 25 years of experience supporting C Level executives in professional office executive assistant positions in high-volume, high-pressure environments. She has served as an Executive Assistant at Thoma Cressey, Credit Suisse Private Fund Group, and GTCR, with her longest tenure being at Golin, a large PR firm.
Melanie received her Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Information Systems from California State University, Long Beach. She is well traveled, having lived all over the country including in Southern California, D.C., and Chicago and is now settled in Dallas with her husband and two children. She enjoys traveling, reading, and cheering on her kids in Football and Lacrosse.