Melissa Russo – Senior Manager
Melissa is a highly capable, outcome focused, project and program management professional. She has over 15 years’ experience in senior project and program management roles and has previously worked with a range of large private sector organisations. Whilst working in the telecommunication and banking sectors, Melissa led a wide variety of innovative, digital lead products and services projects.
During the past 12 months Melissa has worked in an Agile Delivery environment and delivered a complex telecommunication strategy and implementation plan. She has also been recognised as a certified Scrum Master.
Most recently, Melissa has been managing the delivery of a large Federal Government grant program, working closely with policy and program management teams. Melissa specialises in delivering digital lead projects, requiring outside the box thinking to solve complex challenges. She has strong financial and business case management skills and considerable experience in the areas of market research and human centred design.
Melissa is an energetic, motivated professional who possesses strong stakeholder management and communication skills, having presented at all levels within organisations. Melissa has a highly collaborative approach and enjoys motivating, mentoring and collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver strategic objectives.
- Bachelor of Arts (Business Management) – University of Canberra
- Certified Scrum Master
- Prince 2 Practitioner