Melissa Head

Current Appointments

  • Council Bluffs YMCA board member
  • Preserve CB board member
  • Council Bluffs Arena & Convention Center Commission board member
  • CVB Sports Authority board member

Community Involvement

Melissa Head is a native of Council Bluffs. Her family, including parents, Ray and Karen Head; grandfather, George Head; brothers Erik Head and Justin Head, are all lifelong residents of Council Bluffs, as well.


Melissa is a graduate of:
  • Lewis Central High School
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Buena Vista University (Council Bluffs Campus)
  • Creighton University School of Law


Melissa has been an active member of the Iowa Bar Association since 2004. She is a member of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Office of Counsel, Omaha District and supported our troops in Operation Enduring Freedom by doing three tours of duty in Iraq and Kuwait as a Department of the Army civilian.