Melanie Corn, Ed.D.
Dr. Melanie Corn, President of Columbus College of Art & Design, became a member of the Partnership in 2016.
Dr. Melanie Corn is the fifth President of Columbus College of Art & Design. She came to CCAD in March 2016 from California College of the Arts, where, as the chief academic officer, she worked to strengthen faculty development and lead the implementation of new degree programs. At CCAD, Dr. Corn is charged with setting the vision and tone for the college and ensuring that educational programs are strategic and relevant. She received a bachelor’s degree in art history from Stanford University, a master’s degree in art history from University of California Santa Barbara, and a doctorate in higher education management from the University of Pennsylvania.