Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development

Melinda Soffer

Melinda Soffer is the Director of Finance and Administration at IGSD.  She has over twenty-five years of accounting experience at non-profit organizations, giving her an extensive background in grant management as well as drafting and editing grant proposals and reports for a variety of projects.  She also specializes in budgeting and trend forecasting and financial statement preparation. At IGSD she also manages grant budgets and office finances, as well as supervises administrative staff.

Melinda holds an M.B.A. from George Washington University and a B.A. from Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York.