Bob Melia

is an associate of TSAP and has over 30 years experience helping governments improve their design and delivery of social care and human service programs, with emphasis on programs for adults with intellectual disabilities, at risk youth, and the very long term unemployed. Bob began his career Massachusetts state government, where he worked in budget planning, tax policy analysis, transportation and child support enforcement. His private sector experience spans just over 20 years, primarily with Civitas Solutions (NYSE:CIVI) where he was Chief Development Officer and before that president of a $300+ million operating group, and MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS) where Bob served as President of the Workforce Services Division. Bob’s experience includes acquisitions and divestments (about 50), international business development (US,UK, Australia, Netherlands, Israel), structuring joint ventures, operations improvement, and operational finance, including pricing and negotiating large contracts.