Melissa was brought down on this earth on 2nd October of 1973. She is more formerly known as Melissa Victoria Harris Lacewell. She had made her career as a writer, professor and television host. She had hosted the news of the weekend and the Opinion Television show from 2012 to 2016. She adds that she was brought down on this earth on the land of Seattle, which is in Washington, US. She had done he graduated from Duke University and Columbia University. She was married to James Perry in the year 2010.