Melissa Phillips

Melissa Phillips

Director of Communications

Email: Phone: (617) 946-1785


Melissa is the newest member of the team at the Neuroendrocine Tumor Research Foundation. A storyteller at heart, Melissa serves as the Director of Communications.

Melissa has worked in health care communications for more than 20 years. She started her career as a journalist in television and spent more than a decade reporting on health and medical advances in Missouri, Alaska, Washington and Arizona. She also has more than a decade of experience as an award-winning health care marketer and communications professional working in and on behalf of hospitals with extensive expertise in pediatrics, orthopedics, women’s services, breast and gynecologic oncology, hospice and palliative care. 

Melissa holds bachelor’s degrees from the University of Utah in Political Science and Mass Communication as well as a master’s degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri.