Melba comes with 14 years of industry experience in Marketing, Brand Management, Public Relations, Events Management, Graphic design and videography, Communications and Stakeholder Management. She has worked in several industries from manufacturing, tourism, agriculture, health, academic, construction and infrastructure sectors. She hopes to bring a creative flavour to the team. She is a Doctor of Philosophy in the field of Media and Cultural Studies.
She has been married for 8 years and has two young boys whom she is grooming to be a part of the Maritzburg College Community. As a mom of two boys, Melba is passionate about the Maritzburg College Community and in essence the brotherhood and what it means for the Old Boys, in particular the connections that are shared through experience, business networking and social events. She is thrilled to become a part of a team that believes in building values around College boys, who grow to College men that build networks for the future and which pays homage into a common history.