Mel began working with international student admissions at UW-Eau Claire in August 2016. She works with new students throughout the application and admission process and helps coordinate their arrival and orientation.
Mel graduated from UW-Eau Claire with a degree in Spanish and a minor in Latin American Studies. As a student, she studied abroad in Mexico through one of the university’s exchange programs. Prior to joining the Admissions Office, Mel worked coordinating short-term international programs for high-school students. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, backpacking, traveling and cooking.