Melissa is responsible for the organization’s Marketing and Fundraising efforts. She has a broad experience within non-profit management focused on youth development, as well as being a Founding Member of Empower and Motivate for Change (EMC), a female network for young professionals focusing on encouraging women to pursue their ambitions and training women to be prepared and empowered to become the next generation of leaders.
Melissa joined the organization in 2015 and has been instrumental in many of the initiatives and projects developed by Mentor USA throughout the years. She is a warm, energetic, and committed team member. She loves to connect with new people and gets motivated by inspiring others to “walk the extra mile.”
Melissa was born and raised in Gothenburg, Sweden, where she obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration as well as her Master’s Degree in Marketing at the School of Business, Economics, and Law at the University of Gothenburg.