Propper Daley

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not. The Lorax, Dr. Seuss

Melissa Kanemoto

Vice President, People & Operations

Melissa Kanemoto is Propper Daley’s Vice President of People & Operations. Driven by our culture of inclusion, she is responsible for developing and implementing strategies that support the entire team to do their best work and for building a team of passionate change-makers to serve our clients. Melissa is a communications and public affairs strategist with expertise in social change and moving the needle on controversial national issues. Prior to joining Propper Daley, Melissa was Program Manager at the American Foundation for Equal Rights (AFER), the organization that won marriage equality in California and Virginia at the United States Supreme Court. In this role, Melissa managed the execution of AFER’s impact events and oversaw organizational strategy and operations. Melissa has also managed successful fundraising campaigns for the ACLU, Oxfam America, and Equality California through her work at Grassroots Campaigns, Inc. Melissa earned both her M.A. of Communication Management and B.A. in Public Relations from USC.