Melissa Sharp, Senior Media Planner at National Media, is an experienced campaigner who is directly responsible for the development and management of targeted media campaigns for corporate, political and non-profit clients. She specializes in researching and planning large-scale advertising initiatives for placement across all forms of media in a cost-effective, data-driven way.
Prior to joining National Media in 2012, Melissa played key roles in gubernatorial and U.S. Senate campaigns in California and led fundraising efforts across 15 states as regional finance director for the National Republican Senatorial Committee. A California native, she graduated from Texas Christian University and brings a robust background in business and campaign marketing, data research and strategic analysis. Melissa lives in Alexandria, VA with her husband, Josh, and their son, Jacob.