Melissa joined Capital Associates in March of 2020 as Lease Administrator. She prepares lease agreements, amendments, commission agreements, assignments and other documents for the company’s portfolio and manages their progression through the negotiation process and to completion. Additionally, Melissa provides review of various contracts and also abstracts lease information for the rent database, monitors critical dates, and ensures lease compliance for leases totaling over 3 million square feet of space.
Prior to joining Capital Associates, Melissa spent 9 years at the North Carolina Railroad Company, where she held multiple positions ranging from front office assistance and an extensive administrative role, process coordination and document drafting and support for the Real Estate department. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Peace College in Raleigh, majoring in Business Administration. She was raised in Johnston County and still lives there with her two children.