Executive Assistant to President/CEO
Melissa is always looking for more efficient ways to do things ...
“... and if that happens to include folders and labels, then all the better.”
Melissa is a master at project management, task organization, record keeping, scheduling, booking, planning, resource gathering, strong-arming, and countless other skills she uses to aid our CEO and President Jeremy Floyd, as well as our entire team. She even knows when to remind us to breathe.
Work & Education:
Executive Assistant to President & CEO, Lirio, 2017–Present
Project Manager & Executive Assistant to President & CMO, Lirio, 2016–2017
Office Manager, BPV Capital Management, 2015–2016
Administrative Assistant, 3GS Shredding, 2013
Administrative Assistant, Tabatha Ogle Property Management, 2011–2012
Associate’s Degree, St. Petersburg College, 2000
Administrator & Legal Assistant, Law Offices of Saron & Eisenstadt, 1997–2004
Receptionist, Watson & Pearson, PA, 1995–1997
Melissa is married with “three kids, one daughter-in-law, and one precious grandbaby.” She moved to Knoxville from Florida in 2005. Melissa has two passions in life: efficient organization and serving others, which encompass everything from making sure someone has the office supplies they need to mentoring youth to help them navigate the tumultuous teenage years. Melissa volunteers as a small group leader for middle school girls at her church. She is also a Girl Scout troop leader.
Artist(s) of note: “Author Khaled Hosseini, and my all-time favorite band is Motley Crew.”
Mac or PC: “PC”
Favorite thing from childhood: “Playing rummy with my grandmother.”
Something you have that you love: “I have a charm that has all my family on it.”
Hobbies/interests: “I love to plan and host parties, especially parties involving a fire pit.”
Melissa was a stay-at-home mom for seven years.