Melinda Howard

‘I’ve come to SVA to combine my professional experience with a growing passion for education and the way it deeply shapes students and their futures. I was attracted to SVA’s impressive commitment to flexible working options in senior roles and to joining a team of such highly experienced, driven colleagues, who are all so committed to creating action and results in their areas of expertise.’

Melinda joined Social Ventures Australia in August 2018 as a Marketing Manager for the Bright Spots Schools Connection. She brings many years of international marketing and communications experience to her role from organisations as diverse as National Geographic, The Australian Ballet and Monash University.

Melinda holds a Master of Applied Linguistics (Bilingualism) as well as a Bachelor of Arts (Drama and Theatre Studies) from Monash University and a Graduate Diploma of Arts (French Studies) from the University of Melbourne.