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Melissa Lee is the chief communication officer for the University of Nebraska system, responsible for leading communications strategies for the university’s Central Administration office and the Board of Regents. She serves as the system’s spokeswoman and primary liaison to the news media. Melissa joined the University of Nebraska in 2010 after serving as the higher education reporter for the Lincoln Journal Star. She holds a bachelor’s degree in news-editorial from UNL’s journalism college and is a native of Lincoln.