Melody was born and raised in Nova Scotia and moved to Ontario after completing her undergraduate degree in Sociology at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax. She was married in Ottawa and has seven wonderful daughters with her husband. While attending a Life in the Spirit seminar in 1992, she had a life-change re-conversion to her Catholic faith. Melody has been involved in various ministries over the past 20 years including the Catechism of the Good Shepherd and a two year term at Waupoos Family Farm. She has a passion for serving the church and looks forward to working with the parish community toward it’s mission.