Mercyhurst University

Melissa Lustic-Long MS, ATC, CSCS

Melissa Lustic-Long

Clinical Educational Coordinator/Instructor of Athletic Training

MAC 202


Melissa Lustic-Long MS, ATC, CSCS, is the Clinical Education Coordinator and an Instructor in the Athletic Training Program.


She completed a BS in Athletic Training, with concentrations in Exercise Science and Chemistry, and BS in Nutrition and Dietetics, and an MS in Nutrition with Science.


Her research interests range from rural health disparities and the outcomes related to nutrition and exercise education, to sports and athlete nutrition science. Melissa has presented and sponsored students at several athletic training conferences, including NCATA and EATA, as well as the AAOFP annual conference. 

Melissa enjoys distance running, hiking, and spending time with her husband and young daughters. She can be reached at, or extension 2084.