Account Executive, Corporate Partnerships
Mel is our Account Executive at Ellevate, responsible for growing our corporate partnerships.
She is a graduate of University of North Carolina at Charlotte, where she studied Public Health and Statistics. And before joining Ellevate, she worked at a business strategy consulting company helping purpose-driven organizations change the world.
Mel was born and raised in Curitiba, Brazil, and she moved to North Carolina in 2011. She is passionate about sustainability, community organizing and creating memorable experiences for all.
Her personal mission is to build bridges between impact-driven businesses, people and resources.
Female Role Model: All of the women in my family - they are caring, strong and resilient.
Favorite Book: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
Favorite Quote: You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help enough other people get what they want - Zig Ziglar
First Concert: Oasis
Favorite Ice Cream: Coconut