Melissa Wade “in the Water” is a native of North Carolina, where she was born and raised. She is a wife of Darryl and the mother of two. She attended the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill where she received her B.A. in Communications. Melissa began her radio career at WFXC in 1991 where she was a Morning Show sidekick and news personality. She has also worked with WQOK in Raleigh and WAMO in Pittsburgh, PA as a morning show co-host. Currently, you can hear Melissa from Monday to Friday as the producer of The Erica Campbell Show and live 10am to 12 noon on The Light 103.9, where she is widely known as Melissa “Wade in the Water.” You can often find Melissa out in the community speaking at different events or even walking for some of her favorite causes. She has a love for the stage and has performed in various stage plays, and musicals and has directed her own stage plays under her business umbrella “Wade In The Water, LLC.” Melissa is an Elder at Kingdom Community International in Bahama, NC, where she oversees the Arts department which includes: dance, step, mime, flag and a drama.