Sexy siren Melissa Stark born on November 11, 1973 is an American television personality and a sportscaster currently working at NFL network as their reporter. Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, Melissa always had a soft corner for sports while growing up. In 1995, she completed her graduation from University of Virginia with a double major in Foreign affairs and Spanish. Melissa always had great aspirations and hopes of becoming a journalist and unlike other students she wasted no time with unnecessary stuffs. Always focused and ambitious, Melissa started her career as an intern at WMAR-TV in her home province in 1991 while still a student at college.
Date of Birth:
November 11, 1973
5' 4" (1.63 m)
During her summer breaks, she also furthered her experience by joining CBS evening news team as their intern. She basically had the responsibility to write scripts and assemble background information for medical news unit. By that time around, she was done with her graduation study and immediately after she launched her professional career at ESPN in 1996. Her prior experiences and the zeal created much of a positive impact to the ESPN executives. They hired her as the host for their weekly program “Scholastic Sports America”. She continued her work for that position for almost a year before getting promoted in 1997 to serve as the correspondent for the networks popular show “SportsCenter”.
Over the next five years, she became the regular contributor to Sunday NFL Countdown and Emmy Award winning talk show, Outside the lines. She also accepted the opportunity to host SportsCenter on-site shows for NBA Playoffs where she demonstrated her versatility and talent to the audiences. In June 2000, she became the lead sideline reporter for Monday Night Football for straight three seasons form 2000 to 2003. After her stint at ESPN, she made her leap to NBC news in 2003. Initially, she started on as the news anchor remaining distant from her first love; sports. She joined the network as their national correspondent for ‘the today show’ and the host for MSNBC Live. In 2004, she made her sports debut with her new network contributing reports and interviews at Kentucky Derby. Recently, she has joined NFL network where she is seen hosting ‘NFL total access’ and ‘around the league live’.
Melissa is not some typical blonde babe with ‘in your face’ sex appeal but she has some understated and endearing appeal to her. She definitely has a pretty face and a magnetic personality which has casted spell over her viewers over the years. Considered one of the hot babes of television, she stands tall at five feet and four inches. She wears clothes that enhance her appeal more and mostly, she’s spotted wearing outfits that shows off her beautiful long legs. However, she’s never caught flaunting her beautiful body in bikini anytime before. She’s strictly kept her personal and professional life separate.
On May 26, 2001 she married her husband Mike Lilley who’s a successful bond trader. She had taken a brief break from her work to marry her long term boyfriend. At present, she is living in New Jersey with her spouse and her four children. She shares a beautiful relationship with her husband and therefore they are less likely to separate in the future ahead. Details about her can be obtained from wiki and other personal sites relating her. Also, her fans and viewers can follow her at twitter and remain up close and personal with their favorite starlet.