Melissa Greenwell, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, leads supply chain, information and technology, leadership development, corporate communications and legal at The Finish Line, Inc., a national specialty athletic retailer. Melissa has applied her expertise in the design and development of organizations in many industries to help create high performance companies. Her career includes senior leadership positions with The Finish Line, JP Morgan Chase, Sallie Mae, Brightpoint North America, Alcoa, and Made2Manage Systems.
Melissa is also a certified executive coach who helps men and women understand how they can leverage natural strengths and identify and affect behavioral changes that will help them succeed as senior leaders.
Melissa was a recipient of the Indianapolis Business Journal’s 2013 Women of Influence Award and recognized as the 2012 Human Resources Professional of the Year by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Melissa has served on various community not-for-profit boards and currently serves as President of The Finish Line Youth Foundation, as a director and past Chair of Special Olympics Indiana, as a director of the Indianapolis 500 Festival and as a national board member for Pass The Torch Foundation.