Melanie is the founder of What A Mission, which she started in 2014, two years after completing her masters in Social Entrepreneurship from Goldsmiths College in London. Since then she has worked in various roles within the sector such as coach and mentor, consultant, workshop facilitator and community- and incubator manager. She currently works part-time for the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) and self-employed as a lecturer and workshop facilitator for universities and non-profit organisations in and outside Germany. At What A Mission, she focusses her writing on social entrepreneurs from Germany and African countries. From time to time, she also shares personal experiences and insights from the field.