Green City Market Names New Executive Director - Melissa Flynn
-- Melissa Flynn has been named executive director of Green City Market
one of the nation’s preeminent sustainable farmers markets, located in
Chicago. Flynn comes to Green City Market with
leadership experience including eight years as executive director of
the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce.
are thrilled to have Melissa Flynn as our new Executive Director,” said
Vi Daley, co-president of the Green City Market board. “Melissa has a
very impressive background which will be beneficial to our market,” she
said. Sarah Stegner, co-president of the Green City Market board said:
“Melissa’s passion for sustainability is the perfect fit for the
is a very exciting time to be working in the field of sustainability
and urban agriculture and I cannot think of a better place to do so than
the Green City Market,” said Melissa Flynn. Flynn is a skilled and
experienced executive with a proven track record for creating a
successful business climate balanced by strong values of sustainability
recently, Flynn was managing partner of MJF Partners LLC, focusing on
helping small businesses and non-profits in strategic planning, internal
restructuring and identifying key collaboration and marketing
has a Masters Degree in Human Resources from Loyola University and is a
graduate of the Institute of Organization Management from the U.S.
Chamber of Commerce.