Melissa Davidson serves as the Assistant Director for York County’s Office of Economic Development, where she has worked since June 2004. Prior to that, she worked as Business Development Manager for Collier Research, an aerospace software firm in Hampton, Virginia.
Melissa is passionate about helping local businesses thrive. She has fostered many new partnerships and developed several innovative and award-winning assistance programs to benefit York County’s small and home-based businesses. From her drive to continually improve the business environment, to her love of helping entrepreneurs grow their companies, Melissa truly finds joy in helping others pursue their dreams.
Melissa is active in the local community, serving on several leadership teams, boards, and committees for various organizations. Melissa is a native of Gloucester, Virginia. In 2001 she graduated from Christopher Newport University and, in 2007, she earned her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Troy University.