After graduating summa cum laude from Northern Arizona University with a BA in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish, Melannie worked for 15 years as an award-winning broadcast news anchor, reporter and producer at network television affiliates in Arizona, Florida and Texas. Her broadcast news career included anchoring stints in West Palm Beach, Orlando and Houston, and recognition from the Associated Press, the Radio and Television News Directors Association and the Poynter Institute.
In 2004, Melannie founded her own company, Melannie O’Connor Media-a professional dream come true. She now enjoys extensive on-camera spokesperson and voice talent assignments for a diversity of local, regional, national and international clients, including:
Fort Bend Independent School District
Scholastic Book Fairs
South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Company
Space Center Houston
Universal Studios Florida
University of Texas Medical Branch