Melissa  Gamba, SPHR

Chief Human Resources, Title IX and Clery Compliance Officer

Melissa Gamba brings more than 15 years of experience in Human Resources to Ave Maria School of Law. Prior to joining Ave Maria she worked with Vail Resorts, and McMahan’s Furniture Stores as their Director of Human Resources.  She has also consulted for many technology driven startups. She holds both an SPHR and an SHRM-SCP certifications.
Melissa received a BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University, where she concurrently worked as a Full-Time Communications Officer for the VCU Police Department, she also received two commendations for her service. Furthermore she was selected to represent VCU as a liaison to the Virginia General Assembly. Melissa is currently pursuing an Executive Masters in Human Resources from Cornell University. She is a member of Collier HR, the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), and the Association of Title IX Administrators.