Melissa has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the UWI and a post graduate degree in Human Resources from MIND. Her career background includes the hospitality industry where she spent a year in Sandals Royal Caribbean guest services and 3 years as an instructor at the HEART Trust/NTA. Melissa is an avid sports enthusiast with a background as a competitive sportswoman. She was champion girl athlete at Westwood High and sports representative for Taylor Hall, UWI. She now worships at the Church of God in Jamaica (Constant Spring Branch) however she served on the hospitality committee at the Kellits branch. She has also served on the board of the Seven Ground Early Childhood Centre.