Melanie currently leads learning and instruction at General Assembly across our APAC campuses. She has over 5 years of experience in managing over 30+ instructional staff through hiring, onboarding, coaching, professional development, and retention of the best instructors in tech, business, data, and design. She oversees the production of all GA's full-time and part-time courses in Australia and Singapore ensuring that every course is delivered with an industry-relevant curriculum and with the highest quality of expert instructors. Along with her team, she has successfully launched over 100+ full-time courses and 100+ part-time courses and works closely with General Assembly's government partners to grow tech talents in Singapore.
Prior to joining GA, Melanie was a secondary school visual arts teacher with Singapore's Ministry of Education (MOE) where she was regularly involved with research and curriculum design. Prior to working and living in Singapore, she completed her Bachelor of Education from York University and her Bachelor of Arts in Arts Management from the University of Toronto. She is passionate about learning and teaching and believes that education should be accessible for everyone.
In her downtime, Melanie loves to cook and explore new cocktail bars.
GA x NTUC: So You Want to Be a Product Manager
Considering a career as a Product Manager? Curious about what a day-to-day job in product management looks like at a top company? Join us to learn more.
Career Fast-Track: Learn to Code & Get a Job as a Web Developer
This special Career Fast-Track event will cover the steps that you need to take to break into the web development industry and why software literacy is the new literacy.
Find Work That Matters
Looking for fulfillment or a new direction in your career? Learn how to seize opportunities to cultivate happiness and pride in your work.
The Future of Talent: Upskilling Your Workforce
Hear industry professionals discuss their approaches for bringing on talent from non-traditional backgrounds in order to scale and build a diverse and strong company culture.
Building a Culture of Excellence: Shaping and Optimising the Employee Experience
Join GA and Singapore's leaders to learn how to prioritise and implement employee engagement strategies to create and sustain a positive culture in your organisation.
Career Fast Track: Opportunities In Data Analytics & Data Science
In this special edition of the Career Fast Track events, we will cover the steps that you need to take to break into the Data community.
Career Conversations: Opportunities in Data Analytics
Considering a career as a Data Analyst? Join us to find out if this might be the right career for you!
Career Path Preview: Data Analytics & Data Science
Join us for our Data Analytics and Data Science Career Path Preview evening as we pull back the curtain and give you an insiders look into what your next career move could bring.
So You Want To Teach at GA
Ever thought about teaching? Come hear from current instructors and team to discover what it's like to teach at General Assembly. Drinks and snacks provided!
GA Open Day: Alumni Panel
Join us for a panel discussion and Q&A with GA Singapore alums.
Innovators Series: Leadership in The Digital Age
Understand the major digital trends impacting business today, and what you can do as a leader to help your organization and employees make that transformation.
Info Session: Teach @ GA
Ever thought about teaching? Come hear from current instructors and team to discover what it's like to teach at General Assembly. Drinks and provided!
Pick Me! How to Stand Out to Tech Employers
Join us for an exclusive discussion with tech recruiting experts and talent acquisition specialists to stand out to tech employers!