Melanie Prevost is the Director of IT Infrastructure and Technical Support Services at Vinson & Elkins LLP and is an active member of both the ILTA Women Who Lead (WWL) Advisory Group and Relationship Coordinating Team (RCT). Prior, Melanie was a Member Liaison for 11 years.
Melanie started her career as an IT Trainer at Lamar University Beaumont and was promoted to User Services Manager. While at Lamar, she started and eventually earned a BAAS Degree, concentrating in Business and Computer Science. After six years, she moved to Houston and began her legal career, first as a Systems Administration Supervisor, Systems Operations and Networks Manager and was then promoted to Director of Infrastructure in 2016. Melanie has led technology teams to build systems and networking infrastructure, conference center technology, data centers and coordinate technology initiatives for office construction projects in locations throughout the world.