She has more than five years experience in training and mentoring and has worked with diverse groups of SMEs, stakeholders, NGOs and Government Organizations, She has assisted small-scale enterprises by providing business advisory services for start-ups.
Merina is the Managing Director of two enterprises. KELRINA Enterprise, a general supplier located and operating in Mbeya. Her second business, MEMA FAST FOOD AND CATERING SERVICE, provides catering services to private and government official events. MEMA operates throughout the southern highland regions (Mbeya, Ruvuma, Iringa, Njombe and Rukwa) with its Head Office based in Mbeya.
Merina is a board member of God’s Bridge Secondary School located at Tukuyu Rungwe District in the Mbeya region.
She holds an MBA degree in Corporate Management from Mzumbe University (Mbeya campus), as well as an Ordinary Diploma in Business Management in Marketing and an Advanced Diploma in Management.