Melissa Buscher

Chief Communications and Marketing Officer, SPX FLOW


As part of the SPX FLOW leadership team, Melissa drives consistent and integrated messaging and communications with internal and external audiences across the globe. With locations in more than 30 countries, Melissa is responsible for all aspects of communications and marketing, as well as developing and driving forward companywide strategic communications to support business growth and cultural transformation.

Prior to her current role, Melissa was the Chief Communications Officer at LORD Corporation, leading both Corporate and Marketing Communications worldwide. She worked to ensure communications was a key component of all   companywide initiatives. Her transformation of the marketing communications function directly resulted in significant revenue growth. She also led Diversity & Inclusion efforts at LORD.

Before joining LORD, Melissa spent 10 years at Time Warner Cable where she led communications strategy as the Vice President of Integrated Communications Management.

Before her move to corporate communications, Melissa was an award-winning television reporter for 15 years.  Her last 10 years were spent at WRAL-TV in Raleigh, NC. In that position, she covered too many hurricanes to name, breaking news, presidential visits and much more. Along the way, she experienced a lot of fun reporting, most notably flying with the Thunderbirds.