Megi Kelmenti is a graduate student at Bedër University in Tirana, Albania, studying English Language and Literature. She also currently serves as Saving Second World Fire Department’s translator and cultural liaison; this American organization delivers fire equipment and training to Albanian villages in need. In addition to her work with this charity, she also collaborates as an ally with Aleanca Kunder Diskriminimit të LGBT (Alliance against the Discrimination of LGBTs), an NGO working for equal rights for gay and lesbian Albanians. She is also an on-call tutor for the US Peace Corps.
In addition to being fluent in English and Albanian, Megi speaks and reads French, Italian, Spanish, and Turkish.