We ar proud to announce our new Finance Director!
Melissa has Served in the manufacturing industry for nearly 18 years, Melissa Newberry now works for the Three Harbors Council, Boy Scouts of America and brings a background in accounting, human resources, financial management, and team leadership. For twelve of these years, Melissa served families while working in administration and accounting roles at local Milwaukee funeral homes. After earning her master’s degree, she joined a manufacturing company in Oak Creek, WI where she served as the Chief Financial Officer. Melissa has served as the Controller of an Information Technology Management company in Waukesha, WI.
Melissa volunteered her time and financial knowledge to help her brother start his own non-profit serving Veterans all over the country. Lift for the 22 aids veterans and civilians that struggle with mental health, including PTSD, and gives them the tools necessary to manage their mental health struggles, primarily through physical fitness.
A native of southeastern Wisconsin, Melissa grew up in South Milwaukee. She graduated from Keller School of Management with a master’s in Accounting and Financial Management. Melissa lives in New Berlin with her 10-year-old daughter and spends her free time with her family, friends, and companion. She enjoys live music, comedy shows, and watching almost any type of sporting event. Her favorite teams are the Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers. She also loves to travel and explore, especially in the Chicago area.
Welcome to the team!