Melissa Britton Furr is the manager of social responsibility at Blackbaud, empowering employees as agents of good. Melissa believes that volunteerism and philanthropic giving are essential to the well-being of any community and that everyone can play a part. She spent six years in municipal government serving the Latinx community and has dedicated seven years in the nonprofit sector, engaging board members, donors, and volunteers through skilled-based service opportunities and grant-making. Melissa brings a diversity of experience in the nonprofit, government, and higher education sectors to her current role at Blackbaud. She is responsible for the daily management of the company’s corporate giving and a portfolio of programs designed to engage employees as agents of good, including global grant programs and an extensive focus on volunteerism.