She attended York University for her education and studied in the field of psychology.
Edit Melyssa was discovered by Little X while she was working as a bartender at a Toronto night club.
She belongs to mixed ethnicity and her nationality is Canadian.
Not-so-fun fact: Back in October, one of her cast members reportedly hit her with a vodka bottle, and she had to get three staples in her head. Anyway, Melyssa also used to be in music videos, and she has a hard time finding guys who care about more than just her appearance.
“For the guys that don’t really want to find out who I really am, good riddance to bad rubbish,” she says. Before we find Melyssa a man who doesn’t care about her butt, let’s check in at matchmakin’ headquarters. Here’s what we know about Candace so far: she’s worked as a “love coach, life coach, lawyer [and] actress,” and when asked if she wants pasta for lunch, she responds, “Salad for me—I’m trying to keep it tight.” I MISS DESTIN AND RACHEL SO MUCH YOU GUYS. I’m not sure Melyssa got the message about nixing the vixen or whatever, because this is what she wears to her mixer: She proceeds to have an awkward conversation with a group of guys hand-picked by Patti.
go-to Video Vixen for some of the biggest clips ever shown on MTV.
Usher, Alicia Keys, Jay-Z: Melyssa has worked with them all.