Dewberry Announces the Promotion of Melissa Whitney

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced the promotion of Melissa Whitney, PE, to senior associate in the firm’s Fairfax, Virginia, office.

As a project manager for the firm’s disaster recovery team, Whitney manages contracts and systems development for individual recovery efforts. She is currently supporting both the Mayor’s Office of Housing Recovery Operations in New York City and the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery for New York State as a project manager. Both programs were established post Superstorm Sandy to help residents with unmet housing needs resulting from damage from this and previous storms. Whitney earned her Master of Business Administration in accounting from Liberty University and her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Campbell University. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in information systems from Liberty University.

About Dewberry

Dewberry is a leading, market-facing firm with a proven history of providing professional services to a wide variety of public- and private-sector clients. Recognized for combining unsurpassed commitment to client service with deep subject matter expertise, Dewberry is dedicated to solving clients’ most complex challenges and transforming their communities. Established in 1956, Dewberry is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, with more than 50 locations and 2,000+ professionals nationwide.

To learn more, visit

Published Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Published in


© 2017 Directions Media. All Rights Reserved.