Melissa Van is an Account Director at Performance Development Group. She has more than 20 years of experience in all aspects of learning and performance, including design, development, and delivery. She has worked with a variety of industries including Life Sciences, Chemical, Oil and Gas, Insurance, Consumer Packaged Goods, Construction, and Automotive Manufacturing.

Melissa’s focus on learning partnerships has helped her to reduce cost and drive higher quality for her clients’ learning organizations. Her skills lie in new account start-up, relationship management, aligning learning with business strategies, and introducing development processes and technologies. Her strengths include partnering with client organizations to position learning as a strategic function of the business. She works with clients to optimize learning-related processes, demand, staffing, and impact. Melissa helps clients define organizational learning needs and effective strategies and solutions. Melissa holds a Masters of Arts in Applied Behavioral Sciences from Wright State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.