Melinda Cristler, SHRM-SCP | Human Resources Manager

Melinda is responsible for leading and directing the Human Resources function for ABC-Amega, playing an integral role in people management and executing the company’s human resource and talent strategies.

Since joining ABC-Amega as a Human Resource Generalist in 2014, Melinda has been promoted twice and she currently leads the company’s HR team in her current role as Human Resources Manager. Her previous experience in HR includes assistant and intern work at another collection agency in Buffalo. Melinda earned both a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Business Administration from University at Buffalo; and she’s a 2019 graduate of Leadership Buffalo’s Rising Leaders program.

Melinda is married and resides in Batavia, NY with her husband Dan and cat Kiwi. Outside of work, Melinda enjoys playing cards and board games with friends and family. She also spends her free time as a volunteer at Second Chance Sheltering Network, a 100% no-kill animal shelter where she cares for and socializes cats who await adoption.