Turning reluctant public speakers into superstar communicators. Mel is the founder and director of Grow Your Potential. She has over 20 yearsâ€™ experience in public, private and not-for-profit organisations working in Learning & Development, Marketing, Customer Relations and Administration. She is a qualified trainer, mediator and NLP Practitioner and has worked as an actor and singer both in Australia and the United Kingdom. Mel is also a multi award winning speaker, most recently winning the Scotland heat in the Professional Speaking Association UK Speaker Factor competition.