GABRIELA MELLO has been named Wells Fargo & Co.’s community development officer for Kern, Kings, Tulare, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. In her new position Mello is to be responsible for community outreach, identifying and referring business lending opportunities and staying abreast of public programs that support or subsidize community development efforts. A graduate of Hartnell College in Salinas and Fresno State, she previous led CitiBank’s community development work in the Central California and Silicon Valley.