She served as president of the SoCal chapter of Women in Cable & Telecommunications, and was named as one of the industry’s most promising executives by The Hollywood Reporter.
A true lover of life, she was passionate about travel, fine food and wine, and her extensive network of friends, many of whom dated back to her Bronco days.
One of Stacy’s favorite quotes comes from Eleanor Roosevelt: “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”
Stacy passed away Oct. 10, 2019, and was preceded in death by her father, Col. William Hawes, and survived by husband Kelly Melle, mother Anna Hawes, brother and sister-in-law William and Terri Hawes, and numerous extended family members.
To find out more about the Stacy Ann (Hawes) Melle Endowed Scholarship, please visit mysantaclara.scu.edu/giving/melle.