Marina Mello

Communications, PR and Media Manager

Marina has over 14 years of marketing communications experience in the not-for-profit sector. She joined the BGS in 2016 and takes immense pride in helping to raise public awareness of the importance of improving healthcare for older people. She also enjoys engaging with the Society’s members, both online and in person. Marina is the main contact for all communication and press queries. She studied at University of St Andrews and the London School of Marketing. She tweets @MarinaJSMello

Areas of responsibility

  • Media relations including press releases and media statements
  • Social media including the BGS Blog, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn
  • Member communications, engagement and recruitment
  • Promotion of research published in the scientific journal Age and Ageing