Amy Melson

Programme Manager

Amy joined the Trust in 2017 and is now one of the John Smith Trust’s Programme Managers, responsible for the delivery of the organisation’s online and Ideas Exchange programmes. She has worked as Action Plan Meeting Programme Coordinator, Events Manager and Programme Manager for the Central Asia Programme. Previously Amy worked in press and events teams in the arts sector. Amy has a degree in Latin American Studies, speaks Spanish and Portuguese and won the SOCLAS award for her collaborative research into gender and body image in Buenos Aires.