I am an arts manager, researcher, and consultant currently working as Creative Programme Manager at Help Musicians UK and Research Fellow at Cass Business School on the executive learning programme Boosting Resilience: Survival Skills for the New Normal.

Melissa’s attention to detail, analytical approach, and thirst for evidence-based decision-making are second to none. She has the innate ability to analyse and digest complex information, summarise it succinctly, and communicate it effectively, whether to stakeholders or colleagues.

Matt Griffiths, Chief Executive Officer, National Foundation for Youth Music