Melodie Wilterdink

Melodie Wilterdink is the Vice President of Operations and Communications at Alaska Policy Forum. Previously, Melodie worked as the Publications, Communications, and Marketing Director at the Independent Institute in California and the Director of Operations at the Archbridge Institute in Washington, DC. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill after completing a major in political science and a double minor in public policy and philosophy. In her free time, Melodie enjoys baking all sorts of sweets, so much so that she opened her own cookie company, discovering firsthand the regulatory challenges that business owners face.