Mellisa Gopie is the Office Manager for the Financial Freedom Center and Executive Assistant to the Senior Director of Economic Programs. She has been with the Association for two years and recently transitioned to the Economic Department from the President’s Office. Immediately upon joining the Economic Department she singlehandedly relocated the Economic Department from the NAACP National Headquarters in Baltimore, MD to our new office in Washington, DC. Ms. Gopie manages all administrative and day to day office operations. Prior to joining the NAACP, she spent time with Johns Hopkins Government, Community and Public Affairs and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Ms. Gopie attended University of Maryland, Baltimore County completing a degree in Social Work.