UC Davis College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Senior Director of Corporate Engagement
Melissa has spent the past 15 years of her career with the UC Davis College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences in development and corporate engagement. She has worked closely with the external advisory boards for the Department of Food Science and Technology, the Agricultural Sustainability Institute and the Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science. Melissa graduated from UC Davis with a degree in Biological Sciences and completed her MBA at the UC Davis Graduate School of Management. She lives in Sacramento with her husband and two children where she gardens just enough to truly appreciate our region’s farmers.