Melody joined Brierley in 2015 and serves as the Senior Vice President of Talent Management. She leads the human resource team and also serves as a strategic business partner to the leadership team. Melody has a progressive 20+ year career in HR and has lead HR teams across several different industries including technology, retail, and pharmaceuticals. She has been an HR leader at several global technology companies including Autonomy/Etalk, NTT America/Verio and most recently, Vertex Business Services. While at Verio, she played a pivotal role during the acquisition by Nippon Telegraph & Telephone by redesigning compensation and reward programs and leading change management activities. Her global HR experience spans across Europe, Canada, Latin America, India and the Pacific Rim regions. She has a passion for designing and implementing culturally aligned operational solutions that drive the overall company performance.