Melissa Penney

Director of Operations

Boston Office

email me


Melissa Penney is the Director of Operations for Third Sector. Melissa has almost a decade of experience managing federal grants, including most recently at Teach For America where she served as the Director of AmeriCorps Partnerships. Previously, she was the Grants Manager for BPE/Boston Teacher Residency, and she administered AmeriCorps and other public grants as a Program Officer with the Massachusetts Service Alliance. Melissa holds a BA in English from Bates College and an MSW from Boston University.