Melinda is an Oklahoma Native, born and raised . Graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in Marketing and graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Masters in Education. Worked as an Educator in Texas for 23 years , and retired to begin new career as a Realtor. Melinda began selling real estate in Norman, her hometown. She moved to Ardmore and joined Ross Group Real Estate. She has been a Realtor for three years.