Paige Melton

Associate Director of Communications

Paige Melton is the Associate Director of Communications for United Way of Northwest Louisiana. She is responsible for organizing and helping create content for our social media platforms. She also informs the public on upcoming events, volunteer opportunities, and more through producing press releases, e-newsletters, filming and editing videos, and blogging.

While Paige was born in Gulfport, Mississippi, she has called Shreveport-Bossier City home since she was young. She graduated from Louisiana State University Shreveport in 2019 with her Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications with a focus in public relations. Additionally, she has an Associate of Applied Science degree from Bossier Parish Community College in communication media. While in school, Paige worked in a local resale shop, Uptown Cheapskate, for five years as a social media coordinator and key holder. She gained knowledge about managing posts across several social media platforms, using strategic thinking to increase interaction, and coordinating weekly uploads to ensure organization and attractiveness. After receiving her bachelor’s degree, Paige became the Communication Intern for United Way of NWLA. Soon after, she started her full-time position as the communications coordinator and is now the Associate Director of Communications.

Paige enjoys all things that allow her to be creative in her free time. She loves high fashion photography and photo editing. She also has had a passion for art from a young age. Her favorite mediums and styles are abstract painting, line art drawings, portrait drawings, and digital art.