Melissa Hughes, Treasurer

Melissa Hughes has been part of the not-for-profit circle for over 15 years. Hughes joined the Board of Directors in 2013 as the Board Treasurer. Her Scottsdale-Ariz.-based company, Two Gals Events, has been a driving force behind aspects of donor, sponsor and philanthropic efforts Hughes also provides ongoing counsel to the group with regard to strategic planning initiatives for future endeavors and undertakings.​ Ms. Hughes also sits on the Boards of the Illinois Jacquet Foundation and Bent But Not Broken. Melissa has a deep passion for helping her community.

Ms. Hughes has been riding motorcycles since she was 18 off and on and she currently rides a 2006 Street Glide.