Senior Associate, Grants and Administration
Melinda Pierre is the Senior Associate of Grants and Administration for the Philip L. Graham Fund, a position she has held since July 2021. Prior to joining the Fund, Pierre spent eleven years working in a variety of business and legal roles for Spotify/Megaphone, Graham Holdings Company and the law firm of Irving & Irving, P.C. She brings a thorough knowledge of business operations to the Fund with experience in accounting, audit, human resources and legal. Most recently, Pierre was a Human Resources Specialist under Megaphone, a podcast hosting technology within Spotify, Inc., an audio streaming and media services provider. Previously, she held positions in Accounting and Audit for Graham Holdings Company.
Pierre graduated cum laude from Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia with a B.B.A. in Business Administration and a focus on Business Law & Paralegal Studies.