Melanie is senior vice president and head of Human Resources at First Eagle Investment Management and NewStar Financial, the private credit group of First Eagle. Before joining the firm in October 2010, Melanie was a director and senior human resources generalist, supporting the Equities, Research and Portfolio Management divisions at Wells Fargo. Prior to that, she served as vice president and senior human resources generalist at Bank of America, covering the Global Markets Technology division. Melanie began her HR career supporting the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs. She has a BA in psychology from the University of Maine.