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Melanie Morrison


Director of Board & Presidential Operations

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Melanie Morrison brings over 10 years of experience in Higher Education to her role as Director of Board and Presidential Operations at Palo Alto University (PAU). She provides operational support and manages special projects for the President's Office. Additionally, Melanie serves as the Secretary to the Board of Trustees.

Melanie began working at PAU in 2011 in the Office of Academic Affairs as an Administrative Assistant. She later became the Executive Assistant to the Dean and then the Executive Assistant to the President.

Melanie is an alum of the inaugural class of the BS in Business Psychology Program at PAU and received her Masters in Business Administration from Notre Dame de Namur. She is a Bay Area native that enjoys hiking in the woods, baking delicious treats, and rooting for the San Francisco Giants.