Melissa Burbank, Project Manager and Director of Marketing
As project manager and marketing director at Meta Organworks, Melissa draws on her love of research, as well as her experience as a data scientist at Forrester, and media specialist at Mondo Mediaworks in southern Vermont.
Melissa has B.A. and M.A. degrees in psychology and sociology from Castleton University, a second masters in Justice studies from the University of New Hampshire, and all but dissertation completed for a doctorate in sociology.
In addition to managing ongoing new organ projects and performing various marketing activities at Meta Organworks, Melissa has also learned the challenges of traditional acoustic pipe organ work by assisting Lemieux and Associates with restoration projects and tuning sessions. Through her experience, Melissa has been able to play a vital role in the research and development of the Meta Virtual Pipe Organ as a valuable addition to the pipe organ tradition.
In her free time, Melissa enjoys crafting, spending time with her family, and traveling the world with Dan to visit famous pipe organs, many of which are also Hauptwerk sample sets.