Melanie (MEL) is lead singer and keyboardist of Canaan Band and has been traveling with this group for over 7 years. Mel has produced 2 CD's as a solo artist, along with Canaan Band who has recorded 2 CD's and 2 singles. They currently returned to the studio working on their 3rd CD.
Mel has written, recorded and performed over 250 original songs. She has worked in many local Christian TV and Radio productions and has performed with many worship bands and solo artists. She was also co-host of a radio show called "CCM LIVE", for almost 2 years while overseas in the military and while there performed in concerts all over the European Military Chapel circuits.
When not traveling with the band she leads Praise and Worship at Christ the Cornerstone Church in St. Petersburg and has sponsored several Christian concerts in the local community including SpiritFest of Pinellas Park which was this year’s outdoor concert featuring artists from all over Florida.