MELISSA IN THE MEDIA
Melissa has extensive media experience as a spokesperson for the food, grocery and healthcare industries, and received the 2016 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ Media Excellence Award.
With more than 20 years of extensive media experience in Chicago and nationally, Melissa has conducted more than 200 live TV interviews. She has been interviewed by national and local TV and radio stations as well as newspapers, magazines and online outlets including FOX News, NPR, The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Martha Stewart Living, Prevention, Cooking Light, Weight Watchers, Supermarket News and Today’s Dietitian.
Melissa has a proven track record for crafting meaningful messages, attractive food displays and interactive cooking demos for interviews including live or taped, in-studio or on-location TV and video, and hosted her own weekly TV segment “Heartland Health Tips” on the nationally syndicated US Farm Report TV show with Max Armstrong and Orion Samuelson.
3 Health Habits that are Good Enough
Give Your Kitchen a Checkup
Bertolli Organic Olive Oil
Better Homes & Gardens
A healthier Way to Sip Cocktails
Can the Right Breakfast Make You Thin?
Decoding the Food Label
Cook on the Bright Side
Food & Nuitrition
The Unapologetic Fat Girl's Guide to Exercise and Other Incendiary Acts
Diet & Nutrition
Good Sense Eating
Farm Fresh: Grow a Healthy Baby with Fruits and Vegetables
Mayonnaise or Butter?
Martha Stewart Living
The Muffin Makeover
Martha Steward Living