Melissa Haw Associate Director, Foundation Relations Toronto, Canada Crisis Group Role Melissa Haw joined Crisis Group in March 2008. As the Associate Director of Foundation Relations, she is responsible for designing and implementing Crisis Group’s strategy to grow foundation funding, while managing the organisation’s institutional relationships with select foundations. Professional Background Previously, Melissa served as Crisis Group’s Senior Development Officer, and was tasked with managing institutional relationships with the Canadian Government and U.S.-based foundations. Prior to her employment with Crisis Group, Melissa worked for Right To Play International where she managed a wide range of sport programs for refugees and IDPs in Angola, Rwanda, Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, and Ghana. She holds a postgraduate certificate in International Development Project Management from Humber College and an MA in International Conflict and Security from the University of Kent (Brussels School of International Studies).