As chief legal and people officer, Melissa is responsible for all legal affairs for the company as well as the global people strategy that propels Venafi’s team performance and vibrant company culture. Melissa is deeply committed to sustaining Venafi’s special culture and building collaborative partnerships cross functionally to drive success of the Venafi team and its customers, partners, suppliers and other stakeholders.
Melissa brings over 20 years of technology and software industry experience. She has worked with the largest companies in the world as well as federal and state government entities in multiple capacities. Prior to joining Venafi, Melissa held roles of increasing responsibility at Raytheon, RSA Security and Fox Technologies, where she provided leadership in areas of legal operations, contracts management, professional and customer services, and sales.