Melissa Hurd has more than 15 years of experience managing projects and organizing conferences in the field of family violence and youth victimization.
She is the Conference Administrator for the International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference:
This conference is organized by the Family Research Laboratory and the Crimes Against Children Research Center at the University of New Hampshire. In 2014, the conference is co-chaired by Dr. David Finkelhor and Dr. Sherry Hamby.
Melissa Hurd also works with Dr. Hamby on a variety of other projects. Ms. Hurd assisted with the editing and indexing of Battered Women’s Protective Strategies: Stronger Than You Know. She also assists with updating and maintaining this website.
Melissa Hurd, Project Assistant