Melissa joined GTCR in 2019 as the Managing Director – Leadership Talent. Prior to joining GTCR, Melissa worked at Baird Capital, where she had the role of Principal of Human Capital. She was also a member of the Global Portfolio Operations team, working across Baird Capital’s global private equity investment portfolio in the U.S., UK and Asia. Melissa holds a BA in international business from Illinois State University and a Master of Business from Northern Illinois University.

Northern Illinois University

Master of Business Administration