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Melanie Robinson (she/her/hers)

Adjunct Professor

Speech Communications


Masters of Fine Arts

Acting (University of Florida)

Bachelors of Fine Arts

Musical Theater (Western Michigan University)


I have been a speech communications professor for NVC since 2019, and have been teaching Public Speaking, Small Group Communications, Intercultural Communications, and Interpersonal Communications. Besides speech, I also teach musical theater/acting for young performers and am an active performer at local theaters. In 2021 I won the title of Mrs. Vacaville Classic and in 2022 won the title of Elite Mrs. Mississippi, which I advocate for body positivity and positive self image on social media. 

Honors and Awards

Best Public Speaker (Ambassador) 2022 at Queen of the World Pageant

Best Actress (Comedy) for US Army ICOM Europe Entertainment Awards

Best Director -One Act Play Festival (Germany) 

Additional Information

I am also a musical theater and acting instructor for young performers.