Melissa Salva

Director of Recruiting Operations

Phone: 413-545-5598


As Director of Recruiting Operations, Melissa is focused on the needs of Isenberg's employer partners with the goal of enhancing the efficiency and quality of the on-campus recruiting experience. With significant input from recruiters, she works to facilitate improvements to recruiting processes and the development of meaningful connections between employers and Isenberg students.


Melissa brings over 13 years of corporate Human Resources experience to the Chase Career Center. Immediately prior to joining our team Melissa led Aetna's University Relations function, where she recruited college students for full-time and internship opportunities and coordinated the company's undergraduate and MBA summer internship programs. Her prior experience also includes six years on Aetna's Executive Recruiting and Executive Development teams, and five years in University Relations at CIGNA in Bloomfield, CT.


Melissa earned her B.A. in Psychology and her M.Ed. in Higher Education from the University of Virginia in 1995 and 1997, respectively.