Meet Our Staff

Melissa, Krystle, and Kay look forward to seeing you!


Melissa Medlin
Melissa Medlin, Director

Melissa Tucker Medlin joined UNA in July 2008, after spending nearly 18 years as a student (MA, 1996 and BA, 1994) and student affairs professional at The University of Alabama. Melissa says being the Director of the Career Center is her dream job—she loves being at UNA, working with the students and faculty and having the opportunity to develop a very important resource area for students. “I am excited to have the opportunity to work directly with students as they make their choices about careers and work while also developing my own skills as a Student Affairs Administrator. I consider it an honor to assist students in recognizing their true potential and the many skills which they possess that will contribute to them being successful," says Medlin. She and her husband, James Medlin, have two children, Tucker and Heather and all are excited to be a part of the UNA community.



Krystle Dixon, Assistant Director

Krystle Dixon joined UNA in August, 2016 as Assistant Director.  A Mississippi State University graduate, she holds a bachelor’s degree in information technology services and a Master’s degree from Troy University in instructional technology.  Dixon assists with career planning and development for prospective, current, and former students.  Krystle truly enjoys counseling students and is passionate about promoting the Career Center.


Vacant, Manager, Employer Relations & Experiential Learning


Kay Wammack, Senior Administrative Assistant

Kay Wammack joined UNA in February, 2009, as Sr. Administrative Assistant. She graduated with a B.S. from Samford University and worked in the insurance industry in Birmingham before moving to the Shoals area. Kay and her husband, Chip, have two children, Paul and Rachel. Kay appreciates the opportunity to help students realize their potential and begin the journey toward achieving their life goals.

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