Melissa Weathers joins 1000 Feathers

October 6, 2022

1000 Feathers, LLC, a consulting firm based in Columbia, SC focused on the transformation of systems, communities, and organizations across the country, has recently added Melissa Weathers to its team as director of operations and marketing.

Melissa brings over 15 years of experience in marketing and project management to 1000 Feathers, along with a resume that includes strategic work in digital media, website development, and project management. A seasoned marketing professional, she has honed her skills on marketing teams in both small agencies and at large publicly traded corporations. She has experience working with both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. As the director of operations and marketing, Melissa will be highly involved in the firm’s continued growth and will take on significant client-facing responsibilities.

“I am thrilled to add Melissa’s diverse experiences and expertise to our growing team,” said Forrest Alton, president of 1000 Feathers. “Our footprint and client base continues to expand and now touches 16 states. Adding someone with Melissa’s skill set will only boost our reach, engagement, and most importantly, our impact in communities and organizations across the country.”

Before joining 1000 Feathers, her last position was Senior Growth Marketing Manager for the educational SaaS company, Softdocs. “I’m ready and looking forward to this new challenge,” says Weathers. “I can’t wait to make an impact with 1000 Feathers—not only within the firm but also with the various organizations and communities they serve.”

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