Melissa lives in East Troy, Wisconsin, where she attends East Troy High School. All of her classes are Advanced Placement Classes.
She participates in sports and plays soccer positions as forward, mid-field and defense.
Melissa is Vice-President of the Lake Beulah, Wisconsin 4-H Club and is an active member of the Future Farmers of America.
Additionally, she exhibits prize poultry and prize pigs at the Walworth County Fairs every year.
Currently Melissa trains her bitch Du Chien's Kiss The Boys Good-Bye and her family's dogs at the German Shepherd Dog Club of Wisconsin: she also exhibits at local all-breed and specialty shows in the area.