Melika Jalili MPH

Program Manager, The Center for Research on Expanding Educational Opportunity (CREEO), UC Berkeley

Melika Jalili holds a Master of Public Health from UC Berkeley, where she honed her passion for interdisciplinary, innovative, and community-driven solutions. Her mission is to dismantle systemic barriers and to collectively engage and implement programs to drive transformative social change, championing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging alongside anti-racist principles. 

As a first-generation graduate and BIPOC woman, Melika brings a unique perspective, drawing from her personal and professional journey to amplify and center community voices and foster meaningful connections. Grounded in equity, she advocates for health, racial, and educational justice, seeking roles that empower marginalized communities and cultivate spaces of belonging.