Melanie joined the Commonhealth project in July 2016, having previously worked in social enterprise marketing. She is currently working on project 6, impact measurement of social enterprises, primarily focusing on health and wellbeing outcomes. The project is a case study with Aberdeen Foyer, an organisation working to prevent and alleviate youth homelessness and unemployment in Aberdeen City and Shire.
Following her honours degree in management, Melanie developed extensive experience of both working and volunteering with third sector organisations. She also sits on the board of Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action (AVA), Aberdeenshire’s third sector interface.
Responsibility: Project 6 Researcher