Head of Acquisitions & General Counsel. Passionate about clean energy with over a decade of experience.
Melinda is Head of Acquisitions and General Counsel for CleanCapital. Her responsibilities include overseeing due diligence and project acquisitions, as well as all aspects of CleanCapital’s legal affairs, including structuring, negotiating and implementing the company’s investment strategies. She began her career in the non-profit sector, advocating for clean energy legislation with the New York Public Interest Research Group. In 2008, she switched gears to practice law and has extensive experience representing investors and developers in energy financing transactions, including several award-winning and innovative deals. Most recently, Melinda was a senior associate in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance group at the global law firm White & Case LLP.
Alma mater: Colgate University; Fordham Law School