Melody Buckner is an Instructional Designer at the University of Arizona. Her main focus is to help faculty create online courses that reach out and engage students enrolled through the Outreach College. She was instrumental in bringing Quality Matters to the University of Arizona and assisted in developing the QM Arizona Statewide Consortium.
Her educational background includes, a Bachelor of Science from the College of Architecture at Arizona State University and a Masters in Educational Technology at Northern Arizona University. She is currently working on her PhD in Teaching, Learning and Sociocultural Studies at the University of Arizona.