Melanie Houston is passionate about making people and their stories matter in the work of transforming systems of inequities. Melanie's approach to relationship-based social justice change work is deeply rooted in her training and experience in documentary, social work, system dynamics, and dialogue.
Melanie currently serves as the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultant in the Academy for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Washington University in St Louis. She earned her Master of Social Work from Washington University in St Louis, and she studied sociology and documentary studies at Duke University.
Melanie is looking forward to continuing to enhance her capacity to be an effective change agent for and with the St Louis region.