Faculty and staff

Profile for Melissa Cotton

Melissa Cotton

Melissa Cotton
COUNTY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST IN NUTRITION AND HEALTH EDUCATION
MU Extension in Cass County
201 W Wall Street
Harrisonville, MO 64701
Phone: 816-380-8461
Fax: 816-380-8465
Email: cottonmr@missouri.edu


Counties served: Cass, Johnson

Areas of work

As a County Engagement Specialist in Nutrition and Health Education, Melissa provides educational opportunities pertaining to nutrition and health, wellness, food safety, physical activity, and chronic disease prevention and management. Melissa also fulfills a link between the communities she serves and the University of Missouri system. 

Professional background

Bachelor of Science in Anthropology

Master of Science in Public Health