Melanie is a 2001 graduate of Nelson County High School. She then attended Elizabethtown Community College for two years before transferring to Jefferson Community College. In 2005, she graduated with an Associate in Applied Science and obtained her degree as a Physical Therapy Assistant.
Upon graduation, Melanie worked at Physical Therapy Worxs in Bardstown, Ky where she was a Physical Therapy Assistant in an outpatient setting.
Melanie lives in New Haven, KY with her husband Josh and their three daughters Valerie, Addyson and McKenna. In her spare time Melanie enjoys coaching youth soccer, playing sports and spending time with her family.