Melinda Modica

Outreach Assistant


Melinda Modica is an Outreach Assistant in the Academic Networks department at the Institute for Humane Studies. In her role, she helps connect liberty-friendly scholars to opportunities within our network. She hails from New York City, and earned a BA in economics from Hunter College of the City University of New York.

Melinda found IHS through a liberty-advancing friend and interned with the organization in the Fall of 2012. She is very happy to be starting her career at such an amazing organization. When not working to advance liberty, Melinda enjoys learning to cook, Downton Abbey, and catching up on her favorite fashion blogs.