Subject Area Expertise: Municipal Planning, Development Review, City Permits, Development Applications.
Melissa McCollum serves as planning director with the City of Buda. McCollum has led a multitude of long-range development projects. Her experience spans all levels of planning, with a focus on city and county projects. Her work has earned local and state American Planning Association Awards and Certified Scenic Cities Awards.
Prior to the City of Buda, McCollum served as a planning manager for the City of Cedar Park. She also served as Director of Planning and Development in the City of Bastrop for almost 10 years.
McCollum earned her Master of Science from Texas State University and Bachelor of Science from California Polytechnic State University.