Melody joined Maxim Group, LLC as an associate in 2010 and become a partner of the firm in 2018. She is passionate about how science, technology and humanities connect people to build and fund biotech companies for good. Prior to joining Maxim, she was an undergraduate student at Seton Hall University. After graduating from Seton Hall in 2010, she continued her education at the School of General Studies at Columbia University in the City of New York as an undergraduate and is a current B.A. candidate in English and Comparative Literature. She was on the Conference Committee of the Columbia Women’s Business Society. She lives with her husband and her Shih Tzu in New Jersey.