Melonie grew up in Idaho and moved to Delta Junction, with her family in 1984. She went on to live in Soldotna, Homer, and Anchorage, before settling in Fairbanks in 2004.
She has worked as a paralegal, substitute teacher, and now as a Real Estate assistant for Gene Duval.
Melonie enjoys the outdoors, hunting, fishing, berry picking, as well as taking long hikes. Her hobbies include anything crafty including beading, making soaps and candles, cooking and baking.
Most importantly, her favorite past time is spending time with her family.