Dr. Melanie Durfee

Utah State Board of Education

Education Specialist

Melanie Durfee's decades-long career spans many educational trends, from teaching with no technology, to the shift to at-home learning, to navigating AI. She has first-hand experience introducing personal computing to rural teachers in Utah and has classroom experience in several subject areas including English, math, theatre, and computer technology. Her formal education of a masters in educational technology and a PhD in math education allows Dr. Durfee insights as she works to lead technology leaders in Utah.