Melanie J. Sparks

Director of Communications
College of Health Sciences

Melanie manages all internal and external communications for the UK College of Health Sciences. Her responsibilities include website and social media management, all printed publications, alumni communications, weekly faculty/staff bulletins, displays in the Charles T. Wethington, Jr. Building and media releases. Melanie also assists with Office of Advancement events.

Melanie earned a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of Kentucky. She has more than 14 years of experience in nonprofit and higher education communications. She most recently worked as Health Communications Coordinator for UK Health & Wellness from 2007 to 2013. Melanie’s experience includes her work with the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence, UK College of Medicine Alumni and Development, and UK Public Relations.  

She enjoys reading and writing fiction in her spare time.

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Melanie J. Sparks
Director of Communications
College of Health Sciences
mpjack0@uky.edu

Room 123K Wethington Building
900 South Limestone Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200
(859) 218-0848
Fax: (859) 323-1058