Melissa McCarthy

VP of Finance & Accounting/CCO

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Melissa joined Ovation Partners in July 2016. Before joining, she was a director of property accounting at American Campus Communities (ACC) where she served as an accounting technical resource to the executive vice president and vice president of property accounting and directed a team responsible for the financials of 35 properties. Before ACC, Melissa was an audit senior manager with KPMG US LLP where she managed two public company audits in addition to three non-public company audits. She provided professional audit services to companies ranging from pre-revenue start-ups to companies with global operations in accordance with PCAOB standards and U.S. GAAP. Melissa led an engagement team on a successful IPO in 2013 and multiple secondary equity offerings in 2014 and 2015. She has a wide range of experience resolving technical accounting and reporting issues in various industries including midstream energy, medical device, manufacturing, and software. Melissa graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Masters in Professional Accounting and is an active CPA license holder.