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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Melissa Wrolstad 2015


  • Title: Senior Project Manager
  • Company: CodeGreen Solutions
  • Location: Manhattan, NY
  • Birthplace: USA

Education: Masters of Systems Engineering, Cornell University

First job outside of real estate: Water/wastewater engineering at Woodard and Curran

First job in real estate or allied field: Project manager at e4, inc.

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? I lead our Sustainable Buildings Certification department focused on working with building owners, managers, and developers to achieve certifications such as LEED for their buildings. For the future, I am preparing to be a professional singer or run my own business.

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Argentine tango, playing violin/ukulele/singing/writing music

Favorite author: Alexandre Dumas

Favorite movie: “Joe vs. the Volcano”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “Marguerite” – Staff Benda Bilili

One word to describe your work environment: Dynamic

Rules to live by in business: Doing things right upfront is the caring thing to do. Don’t waste anybody’s time. Business funds and supports your personal life – remember to keep the balance. 

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? Hermes – bowling.

What is your dream job? Running a school for gifted children