Melitta Marr has over 15 years’ experience in strategic and protected area planning, interpretation and design. She has worked on strategic and park-level planning as well as specialised recreation planning, and has also led of team of management planners over a wide region. She is skilled at working with protected area staff on the ground to gain their trust and their perspectives on management issues.
She has project managed interpretive displays and installations, with a flair for design as well as creative content. In a past life she has worked as a decorator, and has carried this skill into her protected area work.
Melitta is also experienced with management effectiveness evaluation and assisted with analysis and writing about threats for a study on park effectiveness across Europe.