Melissa Lickert

Director of Finance

Melissa Lickert is Director of Finance at COCA, after serving as COCA’s Controller since 2004. In this role, she is responsible for overseeing all accounting functions, collaborating with senior team members to develop long-term strategic planning objectives, creating the annual operating budget, and ensuring year-end audit results are in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.  

She has 30 years of nonprofit accounting experience, working previously for the Saint Louis Urban League and Archway Programs, a nonprofit human service organization based out of Atco, New Jersey, which serves children with all types of disabilities.

She earned a bachelor’s degree of Business Administration in Accounting from University of Louisiana at Monroe and earned her Certified Public Accountant certificate in 1992.

Melissa Lickert