Melanie Haber comes to Massasoit from Connecticut where she served as the Associate Dean of Continuing Education at Manchester Community College for five years and then as Dean of Continuing Education for 15 years. In these previous positions she was responsible for the administration of programs for over 5,000 non-credit students and 2,500 credit students, enrolled in personal, professional and workforce development programs, as well as summer and winter session.
Prior to her Community College tenure, Ms. Haber held positions as the Director of Programs and Planning for the Capital Region Workforce Development Board in Hartford, CT, Division Director for the CT Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities and as the Executive Director for a non-profit residential agency.
Ms. Haber received her B.S. in Special Education and her M.A. in Educational Psychology from the University of Connecticut.