Melissa Faust, Marketing & Development Associate. Photo by Twin Cities Headshots.

Melissa Faust, Marketing & Development Associate. Photo by Twin Cities Headshots.

Melissa Faust

Marketing & Development Associate

(651) 383-8116 • melissa@ashlandproductions.org

A S H L A N D B I O

Melissa joined the Ashland staff in May 2017 as the part-time Program Associate. In January 2019, Melissa became full-time as the Marketing & Development Associate, where she oversees many tasks including ticketing setup and reports; website, e-blast and social media management; and participant registrations, among other duties. Melissa also enjoys volunteering on the technical teams and working as a Stage Manager for Ashland’s shows.

W H Y A S H L A N D ?

“The Ashland community is everything to me. I felt so welcomed and supported the first time I walked through the doors, a feeling that has never left. I am grateful to get to come to work every day to a job that allows me to uplift and empower everyone I get to work with.”

W H O I S M E L I S S A ?

Melissa first joined theatre her freshman year of high school, serving on the Props department for A Christmas Story. Since graduating high school in 2016, she has now been involved in over 40 productions. Some of her favorite past productions include Anything Goes, Noises Off, Urinetown, and Disney’s The Lion King Jr. Melissa graduated from the University of Northwestern - St Paul in December 2018 with a B.S. in Applied Mathematics, and loves all things numbers! When not at the theatre, Melissa enjoys hanging out with her nieces and nephew and solving Sudoku puzzles.