Mevan leads on automated factchecking at Full Fact, the UK’s independent factchecking charity. She is the founder of Citizen Beta, a civic tech community in London. She also helped build Bite the Ballot, a non-profit organisation that registers young people to vote. There she launched Britain’s first ever National Voter Registration Day which has registered half a million young people to vote. She graduated with a Masters in Bio-engineering from the University of Sheffield.