Melinda joined the management team of Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies as Controller in October 2016. She provides support to the CFO and Executive Management through her leadership of the Finance & Accounting team. The functional areas under her responsibility include accounting operations, treasury, Statutory & GAAP reporting and annual budget & business plan.
Melinda came to GUARD with over 30 years of industry experience with 5 property and casualty insurance groups, which included both personal & commercial lines and admitted & non-admitted carriers. During those 30 years, Melinda held senior roles in accounting & finance as well as IT, reinsurance portfolio management and governmental relations.
Melinda graduated from East Carolina University in North Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.