Melissa Stock

Executive Advisory Board

Melissa Stock served as the senior financial officer of Bancroft Global Development for fourteen years. She supervised accountancy, investment management, and financial reporting across the organization with annual budgets between $25MM and $30MM. For twelve years she played a central leadership role as strategic partner and advisor to Bancroft’s President and then served as President herself for two years.

Melissa formed and operated multiple businesses designed to support Bancroft and its mission to promote permanent solutions in war torn countries. Her role was comprised of managing day-to-day operations in austere environments to include operating various passenger aircrafts, overseeing construction and operating budgets of multi-use facilities, developing channels for specialized transport of building materials and medical supplies, supervising turn-key facilities, and administering cross-border logistics.

Melissa has nearly two decades of experience in senior financial and asset management positions. Prior to joining Bancroft, Melissa developed budgets, designed compliance systems, and managed complex financial instruments for a number of U.S. agencies. Melissa is a graduate with honors from George Washington University’s Master of Business Administration program.