Melissa was born in Moreno Valley, raised in Arizona, and recently returned from living in México, the motherland. She lives by the words: “siempre en la calle.” USC and Fulbright alum, but don’t tell her to “Fight On.”
‘La Raza Likes to Dance:’ Remembering When Underground Disco Parties Exploded In L.A.’s Eastside In the 70s
June 17, 2022
From T.J. to L.A., Meet the Border-Raised Mujer Who Became an International Sports Broadcasting Star
April 15, 2021
‘El Bolero Nunca Va Pasar de Moda:’ The Oaxacalifornian Keeping Mexico’s Romantic Ballads Alive in L.A.
March 3, 2021