Family and Consumer Sciences, Educator
Phone: 
937-372-9971 ext. 112
Biography: 

Melanie Hart joined Greene County Extension in 2007 as the Family and Consumer Sciences Educator.  She has a BS from Miami University in Family and Consumer Sciences and a MS from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in Family and Consumer Sciences Education.  Melanie teaches money management skills at Ohio Means Jobs – Greene County and is Chair of Extension’s statewide Healthy Finances Team.  Health education is also a focus. The Dining with Diabetes series is offered each year and Greene County employees who attend receive points towards their health plans.  Food preservation instruction is given when testing pressure canner gauges. Mrs. Hart collaborates with county agencies to offer programs as requested related to estate planning,  job and life skills, and professional development.  Melanie is currently studying workforce development and adult education topics.