Melissa Gainor is the Assistant Director Division of Investment Management’s Investment Adviser Regulation Office. She assists on the development of policy and rulemaking relating to investment advisers and investment companies.
Prior to joining the Commission in 2012, Ms. Gainor was an associate at Ropes & Gray LLP in their Boston and Washington, D.C. offices. Ms. Gainor graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science from Boston College, and earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from Boston University School of Law.