After growing up in Minnesota and Wisconsin, Melissa's career has taken her to TV stations in Eau Claire and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Grand Rapids, Michigan. So on the very occasional Arkansas snowfall, she's well prepared.
Melissa graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1998 with a degree in Mass Communication.
Her family has been in the Central Arkansas area for nearly 15 years.
Melissa has three young children; 3-year-old twins and a one-year-old. She keeps very busy chasing them around! Melissa also enjoys running, doing triathlons, traveling, and reading. She and her husband, Jamie, live in Conway.
Melissa anchors "THV 11 This Morning Saturday" starting at 6 a.m. through 8 a.m. If you have a story to tell please email Melissa at