Degree: Bachelor of Business (Economics)/ Bachelor of Laws
Melanie is a creative and determined individual who aims to apply her unique knowledge, skills and traits to creative meaningful change in business and bring about the greatest developments in workplace rights and practices. Entering the second year of her degree, Melanie aims to use her passion for people, leadership and communication to pursue her major in Economics.
As Sponsorships Director, Melanie aids in forging pivotal industry and sponsor relationships, constantly collaborating with WiB’s key stakeholders to ensure that students are provided with the best industry opportunities and sponsors are receiving maximum benefit from their ongoing interactions with UTS Women in Business. With a passion for equal accessibility to professional and personal development opportunities, Melanie aspires to introduce truly meaningful initiatives through building a high-quality, diverse network of sponsors to help equip individuals with the skills required to thrive personally and professionally.
When stepping away from academia and collaborations with WiB, Melanie prides herself in her love for cinema and theatre, spending time with family and friends, volunteering and visiting the best local cafes.
Melanie is currently and Adjudicator with the NSW Department of Education, as well as having completed previous work experience at Ajaka Gestakovski Lawyers.
In the future
Melanie aspires to use her knowledge and experience to create a successful and fulfilling career within Economics and Workplace Rights, whilst also developing a network of motivated and ambitious peers.