UC Davis, College of Engineering
Melinda Seevers is the new Assistant Dean of Development and External Relations for the College of Engineering at UC Davis. Following an engineering career in aerospace and aviation, Melinda began her university career in 2005 working in engineering education research, and transitioned into development in 2006. She led development efforts for Boise State University’s College of Engineering, and most recently directed corporate and foundation relations for CU Boulder Engineering. A highlight was finalizing a $3 million sponsorship at CU Boulder, which led to becoming a top tier university partner for a major corporation with significant annual contracted research directed to the university. Melinda joined NACRO in 2012, and serves on the Strategic Alliances committee.