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Team Bios

Team Bios

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Andrew I. Melton,CPA, MPA, Executive Director

amelton@joysouthfield.org

Andrew has over 25 years of audit, accounting, consulting, and nonprofit leadership experience. He has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, a master’s degree in public administration (MPA) from Capella University in Wisconsin, a Nonprofit Leadership Certification from Fordham University in New York, and he is a Certified Public Accountant. His experience includes nonprofit VP, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Financial & Administrative Officer, President of an accounting firm and President of a consulting firm. He specializes in nonprofit outsourced CFO Services, Nonprofit Turn-a-Round Services and Audit Preparatory Services. He has extensive experience in day-to-day administration, finance, monthly and annual financial statements, business development, fund sourcing, grants, strategic planning, human resources, compliance, and risk management.

 

Andrew I. Melton, Operations Manager

amelton@joysouthfield.org

 

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Mark Allegretti, Project Manager & Community Health Program Coordinator

Mark A. Allegretti II, commonly known by his childhood nickname “Marco,” joined the JSCDC Team during the summer of 2023. Marco has an extensive history serving with AmeriCorps throughout the country.

Marco is passionate about service, volunteering and building community. Marco graduated from Central Michigan University studying Business Relations and Hospitality. He has a diverse range of experience from social work, business management, farming, hospitality, and case management. Marco joined the Sowing Seeds, Growing Futures Farmer’s Market where he helped facilitate the market and taught community members about healthy lifestyles through exercise, fresh produce, and nutrition.

Marco facilitates health programs and education courses with community members. He currently serves as a Project Manager and Community Health Program Coordinator.