Melody Rooshen joins the Community Investments and Partnerships (CIP) team at EBCF as a Program Associate. She is interested in advancing social change by identifying intersections and building alliances between the tech and nonprofit sector.

Melody’s professional background is interlaced with technology and community-building. Prior to joining EBCF, she worked in recruitment at Facebook where her responsibilities included collaborating with cross-functional partners to refine the hiring process and deliver optimal experience for diverse leadership candidates. Previously, she served as a development officer for Muslim Advocates, a national civil rights organization. In that role, she managed print and digital fundraising campaigns, launched an Instagram account, and built and maintained a database of donors and partners.

Melody received her bachelor’s degree in history from the University of California, Riverside. Her personal interests include ambitiously binge-watching Netflix, getting that 12-step skincare regimen down to a tee, and drinking chai with her loved ones.