Melissa couldn't be more proud than to be part of the Channel 2 News team and stand up for Western New Yorkers. After all, she is one herself. She grew up in Amherst and is a graduate of Sweet Home High School.
In her time covering the major stories that have touched the lives of Western New Yorkers, like the search for Ralph "Bucky" Phillips, the Surprise October Storm, the arrest and conviction of the Bikepath Rapist, the Crash of Flight 3407 , and the City Grill murders, Melissa earned a New York State Emmy for her morning reporting coverage during one of Western New York's wild windstorms. Read Melissa's Blog