As the public relations manager at Blackbaud, Melanie Mathos spreads the word about Blackbaud’s products, services, and customers and co-manages the company’s social media channels. She writes for the Blackbaud News Blog, and hosts the Blackbaud Interviews Podcast. Melanie also serves on the board of directors of Fields to Families, where she leads the organization’s fundraising and communications. Prior to joining Blackbaud in 2005, she worked as a development consultant and in the publishing industry. She has a degree in journalism from Michigan State University.