Melissa Bandstra


Melissa is a communications professional who specializes in driving employee engagement through storytelling. She has helped educate and inspire employees around strategy meetings with over 1,500 guests, the launch of a 10,000-member employee ambassador program, and an employee giving program available to more than 130,000 people.​

Before joining United Minds, Melissa worked at Macy’s, Inc. leading the development and alignment of enterprise-wide editorial content and messaging, planning internal events, and contributing to CEO and executive leader communications strategies.​

Melissa holds a BA in Global Communication and Media from Ramapo College of New Jersey.