Melissa is a writer with experience in proposal coordination, editing, advertising, and publishing. For First Environment, she works closely with project managers and technical staff to coordinate, compile, and integrate all aspects of proposal submissions. She also coordinates participation at industry events and is responsible for updating contact management, proposal management, and other relevant databases. Melissa also supports technical staff with copy-editing client deliverables as well as preparing presentations and other marketing materials. She works closely with First Environment’s president, Tod Delaney, to conduct market research and provide administrative support for the firm’s involvement in various international industry associations, which focus on advancing standards development for climate change adaptation and mitigation.