Melanie Heath

Melanie Heath

Associate Commissioner for Student Affairs and Access

Melanie Heath is the Associate Commissioner for Student Affairs and Access for the Utah System of Higher Education. In that role, she serves as the Senior Student Affairs Officer for Utah’s higher education system and oversees statewide student affairs and postsecondary access programs. Prior to finding her passion for higher education, Melanie worked in book publishing and the arts. She received a BA from Texas Tech University and an MA from Portland State University, and is currently earning her PhD in Educational Leadership and Policy at the University of Utah.