Melissa Mirenda is founder and owner of Executive Search Associates for the last 17 years. Melissa is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a BFA degree in Graphic Arts and Advertising. With over 28 years of business experience in advertising, sales, marketing, consulting, training, and recruiting, Melissa has also worked as a trainer, life coach, and mergers & acquisitions broker to help buy or sell insurance agencies.
Alyssa Thieman, Assistant Recruiter, is a passionate and driven individual with a background in Accounting and Administration. She joins Executive Search Associates as our newest assistant recruiter for the commercial real estate space. Graduating from The Ohio State University in 2021, she brings focus, an analytical mindset, and an eye for focus. She has a cat named George and just started beekeeping with her family.