Melissa's motto is, "Let's save the oceans before all creatures become mythical" & is involved with several charities and events to raise awareness for the ocean and even had the opportunity to work for the gulf coast clean up project.
Melissa is the Winner of Acting Outlaws celebrity environmental spokes person for the contest "What are you doing?" actiingoutlaws.org organization (run by ...actresses, Katee Sackhoff & Tricia Helfer) to help with the gulf oil spill clean up and preservation of our oceans.
Melissa is known as "A Real Life Mermaid" Featured in the 2011 issue 14 of FAE Magazine, & Mermaid columnist for the new worldwide publication of "Mermaids & Mythology" Magazine.
At age 15 my first job at Universal Studios was as a ride and show attendant. Seating the show at that stadium and cleaning up after wards till I was hired on to work for the actual animal trainer for Animal Planets: The Animal Actors show based out of Universal Studios Florida, training animals for movies with Birds & animals Unlimited.
From a very young age, I had many of my life goals planned out… and I was on a mission to make them all happen!
With a background that also includes being a professional free diver, show host, Marine Biology, PADI Scuba Certified, Sea World Orlando killer whale and dolphin trainer for Discover Cove, underwater stunt woman for shows such as Forensic Files, savethemanatees.org animal ambassador, 4:18 breath hold, and Lead Mermaid for Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach South Carolina as an underwater performer 7 days a week 4 shows a day as "Mermaid Melissa."
Articles & write-ups on Melissa:
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2011/0 … exist.html
https://www.savethemanatee.org/news_fea … _8-11.html
http://www.knpr.org/son/archive/detail2 … ramID=2293
http://mermaidcottages.com/2011/08/23/m … -carolina/
http://www.faemagazine.com/shop/fae-iss … ring-2011/
http://dropjawphotography.smugmug.com/U … d-Melissa/
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Make a Splash at your next party or event by hiring Magical & Mythical Melissa who is known as a "Professional Real Life Mermaid" that will *Flip* your expectations and turn your pool party into an experience that is, "A scale above the rest!"