Our Trustees

Melanie Sallis

Areas of expertise: Membership and fundraising

Background: Melanie is a leading specialist in membership and fundraising with more than 30 years of experience in the sector. She was awarded an Masters in Marketing from Bristol Business School and has since held several director-level positions, being responsible for all aspects of fundraising, marketing, and membership.  

At the end of 2020, Melanie joined RedR UK as a Trustee, specialising in fundraising, bringing a breadth of skills, knowledge, and practical experience to the organisation. Although new to the field of humanitarian relief, Melanie’s understanding of donors and marketing brings a new focus to RedR UK’s Board of Trustees.  

Areas of interest: Looking to the future, Melanie is keen to re-energise RedR UK’s fundraising strategy and identify new business development opportunities.