Melissa Tallman is the Marketing and Membership Director for CPA. Melissa was an entrepreneur herself, in 2017 she sold her health & wellness business of 13 years. With over 10+ years of management and directing, she has a vast array of skills from strategies, marketing to event coordinating. Her goal is to highlight and bring more awareness of trade issues, with the importance to the U.S. economy, and small businesses.


Melissa received her Bachelors Degree from Southern New Hampshire University where she majored in marketing. She lives in Central New York with her husband and 2 boys.