Melissa Boyce

Position title: Chief Financial Officer


Phone: 608-263-3252

1975 Willow Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1103

What I do at Sea Grant

Melissa Boyce is the Chief Financial Officer for the UW Aquatic Sciences Center (Wisconsin Sea Grant, Wisconsin Water Resources Institute). She manages research administration – pre and post award, purchasing, payroll and benefits, and all things fiscal. She is chair of the Sea Grant Association Fiscal Officer Network (2021-23), a member of the SGA Network Advisory Council, ex officio member of the SGA Program Mission Committee and the PMC’s Professional Development Workgroup. She also is a Research Education Development Peer Mentor at UW-Madison.

Year Joined



B.S., Interdisciplinary Studies – Research Administration, University of Wisconsin-Superior
A.S., Business/Accounting focus, University of Wisconsin-Baraboo/Sauk County