Menlo College Expert: Politics and Elections

Atherton, CA – January 17, 2018 – Menlo has expertise on campaigns and elections, voter behavior, media coverage of political campaigns and voter demographics.

Dr. Melissa R. Michelson, Professor of Political Science at Menlo College, is available for comment on the first year of the Trump administration. She wrote her Ph.D. dissertation (at Yale University) on Presidential Power.

Dr. Michelson is the award-winning author of four academic books, covering topics ranging from elections and civic engagement, immigration (including DACA), and LGBT public policy.

More about Dr. Michelson’s publications and media interviews can be found at

Please contact Dr. Michelson at 650.888. 4810 or