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Melissa Stange

Lord Fairfax Community College
Professor of Computer Science
Dr. Melissa Stange is an active member of the Association for Computer Machinery (ACM), Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA), Women in Technology, National Cybersecurity Student Association, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), International Dyslexia Association, Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering, and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). She is Chair of the Joint Education Society for Northern Virginia IEEE chapter and is part of the ACM task group working on the two-year cybersecurity curricular guidance (CSEC2Y) and a member of the ABET 2YCY Core Team for 2-Year Cybersecurity Accreditation. Most recently, she won the Cadence Innovation in Higher Education Award from the Shenandoah Valley Technology Council. Dr. Stange has over 25 years professional experience and has several certifications and publications in diverse areas of technology.