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OD Network


Fuse London Miami


Back End Of Innovation


Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology


American Psychological Association


Ergo Expo




Workplace Innovation Summit

Soon Yu says
C Melissa is an inspirational speaker whose power of words and overall presence leaves a strong impression on the audience. We should all live with that much compassion and conviction.

soon yu - best selling author - iconic advantage

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Alicia Dunams says
C Melissa understands the sociopolitical effects of how design can heal, educate and motivate. Innovative and never uncompromising, she is in the forefront of her field and is definitely one to watch.

alicia dunams - founder & corporate leadership trainer & executive coach - best seller in a weekend

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Kevin Smith says
C Melissa is an invaluable contributor to what makes Herman Miller great. Bringing a level of consistency and agility, she gets to the root of problem-solving and idea development. It is a pleasure to work with her.

kevin smith - director client practice group, dealer channel - herman miller

Let's work by design

Let's work by design

Let's work by design

Jillian Potts says
C Melissa is one of the best panel moderators I've ever worked with. She goes above and beyond, personally connecting and helping panelists shine. I recommend her with enthusiasm to anyone seeking event moderation.

jillian potts - founder & vp, student affairs - iida socal chapter

Dr. Kibibi Springs says
C Melissa is the true definition of a "Business Creative." Her ability to blend natural artistic instincts and a mind for business are forward-thinking and inspiring. You can always count on Melissa to lend thoughtful advice or a new perspective.

kibibi springs, ph.d. - i-o psychologist & founder - life on springs

Nick Venezia says
C Ridiculously driven' comes to mind when I think about Melissa. Crushing expectations time and time again, she knows how to execute. Melissa makes sure that everyone has a good time working together.

nick venezia - managing director - social outlier

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