Administration & Staff

Mel Brittner Wells

Program Coordinator | Baucus Institute


Personal Summary

Mel provides administrative and operational support and customer service to students, faculty, staff, administrators, and other constituents of the Max S. Baucus Institute and the Department of Public Administration and Policy (DPAP) at the Alexander Blewett III School of Law.  She serves as the first point of contact and primary liaison, representing the Baucus Institute and DPAP in a wide variety of local, state, regional, national, and international venues. She coordinates events such as the Public Service Academy, Celebrating Students Event, Baucus Speaker Series, and Advisory Board Meetings; manages projects including the Big Sky Poll, grant work, and accreditation site visits; provides fiscal support to the Baucus Institute and DPAP; and creates marketing materials and publications.