Melissa says the two celebrities she is often mistaken for are Rebecca Budig and Jennifer Garner.
Melissa had a day player part on All My Children in 1994. She had scenes with Julia Barr (ex-Brooke).
Melissa graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in Dramatic Art.
At the age of 13 She was on the cover of the boardgame Girl Talk .
Melissa has landed the role of Annie McDermott on the soap oprea All My Children. The first episode she was in aired July 10th.