Melissa Irwin

Professional Overview

As the Chief Administrative Officer for CNS | Compliance Navigation Specialists, Melissa serves as leader in human resources. Her focus is on attracting the best candidates to the team, and helping each of them reach their full potential. She seeks to build a team within a positive corporate culture at CNS, while advancing strategic initiatives by refining employee benefits and professional development for all departments.

Melissa manages industry memberships, associations and connections, and collaborates with colleagues (executive, leadership, and peers) to develop new products and services. Her passion for CNS is to see the company grow, succeed and be recognized as the leader for knowledgeable consultants in the transportation industry. She also coordinates strategic planning within the team and advisory board to execute company-wide growth.

Melissa’s past experience includes years as an insurance producer for Northern Insurance Specialists, an insurance agency that specializes in commercial auto insurance for the trucking and bus industry. Melissa currently sits on the board of directors of Northern Insurance Specialists. Melissa’s passion for the transportation industry and transportation law grows from her desire to see the roads kept safer for her children.

Personal Overview

In her personal life, Melissa enjoys spending time with her family in their Lititz, PA home. She and her husband, John, have four young children, three boys and one girl.  They also have two German Shepherds.

She enjoys caring for her flower beds, koi, and water gardening on their property. Her children play soccer and basketball in local rec center leagues, and she can be found cheering them on from the sidelines on the weekends!

Lewes, Delaware is her favorite place to vacation in the summer months. She enjoys taking in the beach, bay and inlets while boating, and restaurants on the Delaware coast.