Mrs. Buckner is a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science at Emory University. She received her BA degree in Political Science from Gannon University, Erie, PA.
Melanie is interested in urban politics and revitalization. She is currently interning with The Atlanta Project with the Evaluation team. Melanie has previously interned with Group Solutions, a training and management consulting firm. Additionally, Mrs. Buckner has co-taught a course on Public Opinion & Politics in the U.S. at Emory University.
Mrs. Buckner is a native of Erie, PA. She is 26 years old and married. Melanie is expecting to complete here dissertation in 1995 at which time she plans to pursue a teaching career.