Melanie Dabb

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Extension Assistant Professor / Finance / Wayne County


Melanie Dabb

Contact Information

Office Location: Wayne County
Phone: (435) 836-1313
Email: melanie.dabb@usu.edu
Website: https://extension.usu.edu/wayne/

Educational Background

MS, Financial Planning, University of Georgia, 2017

Biography

Melanie earned her master’s degree from the University of Georgia in Financial Planning. She spent four and a half years working as a 4-H Extension Faculty member for the University of Georgia and focused her plan of work on building life-skills and healthy lifestyles in youth. Melanie is native to Utah and is super excited to be back and working with the communities in Wayne County. She enjoys spending time outdoors and pursuing her “old fashioned” hobbies of cooking, sewing and reading.

Teaching Interests

Nutrition<br>Stress Management<br>Mental Health<br>Financial Management

Research Interests

Resiliency<br>Financial Wellness

Awards


Extension

Economic Development and Resource Management, 2019 - Ongoing
Health and Wellness, 2019 - Ongoing
Positive Youth Development Through 4-H Programs, 2019 - Ongoing