- Director of Communications
B.A., Summa Cum Laude, Oklahoma State University, 2003
Melissa Caperton joined the University of Oklahoma College of Law as its Director of Communications in July 2017. She manages media relations, web communications, publication development, social media and brand execution.
Melissa began working for OU in 2010 as Director of Communications at the OU College of Liberal Studies, where she oversaw the college’s external communications. She also worked in the university’s Office of Public Affairs, where she planned and implemented special events for the university and the Office of the President.
Prior to coming to OU, Melissa served as a communications specialist at the Oklahoma Bar Association, where her primary responsibilities were writing and editing the Oklahoma Bar Journal and coordinating Oklahoma's Law Day activities.