Melissa has worked in the Public Health sector for over a decade, and has a range of experience working on programs targeting children, adults, older adults, schools, hospitals, workplaces and the food industry. This along with her post graduate studies in Health Promotion has given her a solid foundation on using public health principles. She has experience in program management, strategic planning, program evaluation, tenders submissions, budgeting, and establishing and sustaining partnerships with stakeholders. She is currently employed as a Program Manager with Nutrition Australia Victorian Division.
Melissa has been a committee member of the Victorian Branch since 2015.