Melissa Marty currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer at Huntsville Utilities (HU). Melissa is from Illinois and attended Millikin University as a James Millikin Scholar earning an accounting degree and graduating summa cum laude in 1993. She earned her MBA (magna cum laude) from Illinois State University in 2002. Following her husband, they moved to Huntsville in 2012, joining HU in 2015 as the Internal Audit Director and then Director of Process Excellence. She approaches her work with a desire to improve communication, a dedication for understanding the key questions to be answered, and a penchant for learning.