Melissa Metcalf Le Roy, a graduate of the Duke University’s Non-Profit Certificate Management Program and Duke’s Advanced Certificate program, teaches non-profit management classes throughout North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia for Duke University. She is a board member of the North Carolina Center for Non-Profits. She contributes a regular “Non-Profit Leadership” column for the Tryon Daily Bulletin, and offers her services as a consultant through her own firm, OnFire Non-Profit Consulting. Melissa is currently the Director of the US Green Building Council, South Carolina Chapter. She is very passionate about the environment and has been awarded a Master Naturalist certification by Clemson University’s South Carolina Master Naturalist program, where she devotes long hours as a volunteer. Before joining the non-profit sector, Melissa worked for over seven years with Lowe’s, Incorporated. A North Carolina native, she lives in Saluda, North Carolina with her husband Chris, a detective and polygraph examiner with the Hendersonville Police Department.