Melanie Oberlander (Mel)

Director of First Impressions


Melanie graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with a degree in Applied Social Sciences. She then went on to become a certified TESOL teacher, and holds a Certification in Conflict Management and Mediation. She is also a qualified personal trainer.


Melanie has worked with children in some capacity since the age of 13. She volunteered through the British Scout Association and worked at a Boy Scouts of America Camp when in college, has worked with children with special needs, and was a nanny.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Mel is a former competitive powerlifter, her highest total was 830lbs
  • Mel loves to paint, decorate and generally be creative