Associate Director of Development
Seattle Repertory Theatre
Melissa Husby has worked in nonprofit programs and fundraising for 15 years, primarily in the arts and culture sector. As Associate Director of Development for Seattle Repertory Theatre, she works closely with program staff and executive leadership to set strategy for development communications and for operating, project, and capital requests to foundation, corporate, and government funders. Prior to moving to Seattle, she managed a $96 million capital campaign for the Museum of the City of New York, while also securing six-figure project support grants for exhibitions and collections initiatives. Melissa holds an MA in museum studies and an MPA in nonprofit financial management, both from New York University.