Melissa Do

Director of Communications
mdo@ahpa.org | 301-588-1171 x104


Melissa Do is Director of Communications for the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA). In this role, Do manages engagement and communication with media and publicizes the crucial work being done by AHPA and its members to ensure the accessibility of safe herbal goods to informed consumers. Her work ensures that AHPA is recognized for its industry leadership and scientific and regulatory contributions and that AHPA communications meet the needs of the association’s stakeholders in today’s digital landscape.

Do received her bachelor’s degree in journalism with an emphasis in public relations from San Diego State University. A hemp CBD industry alum, Do has a background in marketing, communications, and events across multiple industries.