Melissa joined New Heritage Capital in 2006, and has been investing private equity in founder-owned, lower middle market businesses for 15 years. Melissa began her career in healthcare investment banking, and today leads the firm’s investments in Welcome Dairy, Rhythmlink, Continental Services and Covalent Health.
|Experience||Heritage Partners, Banc of America Securities|
|Education||University of Virginia – BA|
|Boards – Current||Welcome Dairy, Rhythmlink, Continental, Covalent Health (formerly ProTransport-1)|
|Boards – Former||REACH Air Medical, OneSource Distributors|
|Passions||My two wonderful kids, my great husband, my dog and cat. New Mexico sunsets. The annual search for the “best meal.” Hiking, cooking, beekeeping and gardening. All made better with a good glass of wine.|
“Partnering with founder-owners has taught me many things about business that can’t be learned from a textbook. Our partnership model is built on a cornerstone of mutual respect.”