Melissa Wong joined the Council in February 2021 after dancing for seven years with Festival Ballet Providence. Her previous non-performing experience includes project manager for Festival Ballet Providence’s production of Nutcracker Sweets and co-director of RI Women’s Choreography Project. Melissa holds a B.A. in Chemistry from Smith College and is currently earning a Nonprofit Management Certificate through Harvard University Extension School.
Melissa is excited to join the Humanities Council team as the Grantmaking Program Coordinator. She has a passion for organized systems and believes that everyone can make a difference in their own way to make the world a better place.
Melissa is an avid tennis player, a frequent Amenity Aid volunteer, and a Snowpiercer fan.