Home Office: Marathon, Iowa
Phone: (515) 890-7025 (Central Time Zone)
Melanie Bloom has been a Lead Teacher for CASE since 2011 and became a Master Teacher in 2013. As Curriculum Coordinator, she oversees revisions, editing, website development, and grant writing with a focus on ASP and APB as part of the CASE Writing Team.
Prior to joining the CASE Writing Team, Melanie served for twelve years as the Sioux Central Agriculture Education Instructor in northwest Iowa. She served as the Iowa Association of Agricultural Educators President in 2011-2012 and has been active on the National Association of Agricultural Educators and Region III Professional Development Committees. Melanie was raised on a diversified corn, soy, forage, beef and swine farm in northwest Iowa and remains active in her familys’ farms in addition to many agriculture-related hobbies.
- Master of Science – Agricultural Education, Iowa State University (2008)
- Bachelor of Science – Agricultural Education, Iowa State University (2001)
- Bachelor of Science – Animal Science, Iowa State University (2001)