Jeff Melton, a native of West Texas, has been the Executive Director of Development for the University of Texas at Austin’s McCombs School of Business for the past four years. He has been in development at UT for almost 15 years, and in addition to McCombs, has worked for the Cockrell School of Engineering, the Harry Ransom Center and the University Development Office.
Prior to coming to UT, Jeff served as the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement at Texas Tech University. While at Tech, he worked on the Horizon Campaign for Chancellor John Montford, which eventually raised more than one billion dollars. Jeff has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas Christian University and a Master’s in Higher Education Administration from Texas Tech University. He and his wife Becky have two children, ages 9 and 11.