Melinda is a speech and language expert. She specialises in vocal performance, redefining old vocal patterns, softening accents and encouraging new fluency of expression which results in increased vocal impact and personal confidence.
She works extensively with senior foreign doctors within the Oxford Deanery and was previously Head of Speech and Drama at the London Academy of Media, Film and TV. She consults for the BBC and has trained the continuity announcers of BBC1 and BBC2. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.