Fast Fact

In high school, I was a 5’1″ tall hurdler in track & field

  • Position

    Co-Founder/Chief Executive Officer

  • Favorite Sports Movie

    Major League

  • Favorite Vacation Place

    Alaska (so far!)

  • Favorite Way to Stay Active

    Never met a sport I didn’t like

  • At-Bat Song

    It’s My Life by Jon Bon Jovi

  • Career Highlights

    Melissa Harper has been the Chief Executive Officer of Good Sports, Inc. since it was founded in 2003.  During that time Good Sports has grown from distributing equipment to impact 2,500 kids to supporting millions of kids today.  In addition to roles in nonprofit fundraising and consulting, she also spent nearly 5 years in the management consulting business with Gemini Consulting and Treacy & Company. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. Melissa is also a lifelong athlete participating in road races and marathons as well as playing and coaching sports for her four children.