About Melissa

Principal of Shuffield CO.

Who She Is

Melissa Shuffield is the principal of Shuffield Co., a boutique firm offering a range of public affairs and corporate advisory services. Melissa specializes in creative strategies that help impact business, legislation, and litigation outcomes, across a range of industries including foreign affairs, media & telecommunications, fintech, infrastructure and alternative healthcare.  


Serving in communications and corporate strategy roles for nearly 20 years, Melissa is seasoned and equipped with a skillset necessary to achieve challenging public affairs goals.


Prior to starting her own firm, Melissa worked as an executive director at JP Morgan Chase and as press secretary for Sen. Mel Martinez (FL) and Sen. John McCain (AZ). Aside from her extensive work in politics and finance, Melissa handled projects alongside Fortress Investment Group in Florida, the Caribbean and Latin America, including the Brightline in 2018.

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"Truly successful decision making relies on a balance between deliberate and instinctive thinking." -Malcolm Gladwell

Melissa Shuffield