Strategic appointment strengthens Prosperity's Executive team

Prosperity is delighted to announce the appointment of Melissa Rowe as Chief Operations Officer based in its Newcastle Office. 

Bringing over seven years of executive-level experience from across both private and public sectors, Melissa assumes her new role following a successful tenure as Director Organisational Services at Lake Macquarie City Council.

A high-performance leader, Melissa brings a wealth of experience overseeing large, multidisciplinary teams with leadership extending to driving innovative strategy formulation, system optimisation, and nurturing organisational culture and capability.

Melissa said she is looking forward to the challenge of further developing Prosperity’s internal operations. She said her decision to join Prosperity was driven by the opportunity to be a part of the firm’s growth and long-term evolution.

“I am excited to be part of the Prosperity team, a progressive and innovative firm that upholds robust values of believing in people and playing a significant role in collaboratively working to create stronger financial futures for the community,” she said.

Prosperity CEO Allan McKeown said, “Melissa’s appointment will enhance the firm’s growth plans and continual development. Her wealth of experience and expertise will be a great asset to our firm.”

He added, “Melissa’s passion for nurturing leadership, while motivating and inspiring teams and individuals at all levels through support and growth opportunities seamlessly aligns with Prosperity’s DNA. Her contributions will significantly enrich our ongoing operations.”