Founder & Live Auctioneer
Mellisa Nielsen is a well-known creative and charismatic force in the fundraising and philanthropy world. She founded *www.thecharityangels.com in 2003 to enhance monies raised for non-profits across the nation.
With 45 employees and over $36 million raised for their charity partners, Ms. Nielsen was ready for the next challenge in her career. "My clients kept asking me if I could help with their live auctions, and anyone who know me knows I am a CAN DO WOMAN!" Ms. Nielsen was formally trained at "The Missouri Live Auctioneering School in June 2014. "The Harvard of Live Auctioneering" according to Newsweek Magazine.
A California native, Mellisa grew up in Malibu and was educated at UCLA.
* The Charity Angels has captured National and International Media attention, including Bloomberg Television, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes and many others. Click here to read articles www.thecharityangels.com/page/angels-in-the-media