Melanie Wilkinson

Chief Executive Officer
Melanie is the co-owner and director of Fenton Communications and is responsible for managing the consulting team in their pursuit of excellence for clients and for the on-going growth and development of the agency.

Melanie has a diverse background spanning two decades in communications and marketing. Her broad spectrum of experience includes community engagement and activation, positive health promotion, brand and reputation management, stakeholder engagement and integrated social marketing campaigns.

Melanie’s experience includes working across government, community and the private sector. She has the ability to work with clients to define objectives and craft strategic programs that deliver outcomes.

Melanie works with Fenton clients in areas including healthcare, aged care, major infrastructure, natural resources, scientific research and professional services.

Over the past ten years Melanie has been awarded more than a dozen PRIA awards for excellence and has also won a prestigious International Association of Business Communicator’s Gold Quill Merit Award.

Melanie holds a Bachelor of Arts in Politics and Visual Arts from Monash University.