Melissa’s career spans manufacturing, research, quality, EH&S, strategy, and operations. She started with Air Products and Chemicals as a production engineer, moved to R.R. Donnelley and Sons as a manufacturing supervisor and then transitioned to Pfizer in 2001. Roles at Pfizer have given Melissa a breadth of experience across Pfizer’s divisions and functions. Melissa completed her undergraduate studies in Chemical Engineering at Villanova University, has an MBA and is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Her leadership in operations and expertise in risk management led to her current role at Pfizer as the Head of Quality Risk Management for Clinical Development. She is the lead author of the recently published TransCelerate manuscript on risk management. Melissa enjoys sailing, reading, and gardening in her free time.