Melissa Mahler is a highly sought after strategist, lawyer and social impact entrepreneur. For over ten years she has advised C-Suite executives, boards of directors, investors and NGO’s in negotiating complex transactions, advancing policy objectives and managing strategic and diverse relationships. She has collaborated with management teams to commercialize emerging technologies, closed financings totaling over $100 million, and licensed technology with universities, governments and Fortune 100 companies.
Melissa believes that life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage and that together WE can change the world. Among her current activities, Melissa is a delegate to the United Nations Summit on Media and Social Impact, sits on the board of the Stop Abuse Campaign, is an advisor to the Brink Institute and founder of Pro Player Insiders. Melissa has a BS in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and a JD from Syracuse University College of Law.