Katerina Melissari is working at the "Hope For Children" CRC Policy Center as the Coordinator of the Child Protection Department. She studied Law at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and attended a series of conferences regarding the status of both immigrants and refugees.
She has been volunteer at the "Greek Council of refugees" NGO and a short-term associate of the "Mesogeios SOS" NGO. She has worked at law firms, specialized in migration legislation and also as a Child Protection Officer at the ARSIS Transit Shelter for Unaccompanied Minors in Thessaloniki. In May 2017, she was employed by the Regional Asylum Office of Thrace (Greece) as a Case Officer.