Melinda Isley has more than two decades of public relations, marketing and design experience. A Fort Myers native, Isley holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Florida and studied graphic design at Southeast Center for Photo/Graphic Studies in Daytona Beach. She has served on the local and state boards of the Florida Public Relations Association and has achieved professional accreditation (APR). In 2004, the Southwest Florida Chapter of FPRA named her Public Relations Professional of the Year.
Her work on behalf of the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, American Cancer Society, Bennett’s Fresh Roast and Community Cooperative Ministries Inc. has been recognized with local and state awards by FPRA. She is a past member of the board of directors for the American Cancer Society of Lee County and served as chair of the 2008 Cattle Barons’ Ball raising $520,000.
When she isn’t working on projects for her clients, Melinda volunteers her skills and creative passion to various local causes.