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Melanie S. Richardson

Vice President, Finance & Operations

At NAPA, Melanie is responsible for the financial health of the organization as well as the effectiveness and efficiency of internal operations. In addition, she has overall responsibility for member services and helps oversee the strategic direction and modernization of the association. 


Melanie brings more than 26 years of experience with nonprofit membership associations. She has held executive roles ranging from finance and accounting to operations. Her background also includes work in human services and international development. Melanie has a certificate in Nonprofit Management from Georgetown University.


B.A. in History, Colgate University 

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