Melissa Dvozenja-ThomasCommunity Advisor
Melissa Dvozenja-Thomas is the Marketing & Funding Coordinator for Arts Mid-Hudson, an arts service organization that serves Dutchess, Orange and Ulster Counties. Prior positions include Human Resources Office Manager at Cardinal Hayes Home For Children in Millbrook, NY and Managing Director for the Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse in Pennsylvania, where her work incorporated coordinating volunteer programs, auditions, events, social media, and theatre representation. Melissa holds a BA in Acting for Theatre, a BA in Music Performance, a Masters Certificate from the International Institute of Event Management and is currently finishing her Masters in Public Administration at Marist College. She is also a skilled photographer and works freelance capturing weddings, engagements, showers and other events. Melissa was born and raised in Dutchess County and after traveling the east coast as an actor, singer, dancer, is happy to once again call it her home.