Mel Fellrath

Communications Specialist



Mel Fellrath joined the FamilyWise team in July 2022 and serves as the Communications Specialist, where they support the agency’s marketing and communications efforts and provide assistance to the executive leadership team. Prior to joining the FamilyWise team, Mel interned and volunteered at other nonprofits, including Second Harvest Heartland, 1517 Media, NAMI MN, and The Advocates for Human Rights. Mel’s background in a variety of nonprofit work has equipped them with the skillset to provide a broad range of assistance and support across the agency. They hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Justice, Political Science, and Public Health from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.