M. Davis-McAfee

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Murray, KY
Murray State University
Politics, Music & Entertainment, Style
  • Melanie has been a writer for The List since the spring of 2022.
  • No matter the topic, she is passionate about celebrating, empowering, and educating women to help them live their best lives as leaders, innovators, and advocates for themselves and others.
  • An avid thrifter and vintage lover, Melanie has spent years exploring how fashion has changed over the decades.


Melanie began writing lifestyle, food, and wellness content for a small Midwestern publication in the summer of 2020. Her writing has since expanded to include society, culture, astrology, politics, and entertainment. In addition to writing, Melanie works as a radio tech and writer for her western Kentucky NPR member station, WKMS 91.3 FM, giving her an in-depth look at the political news of the day. She is also a Carnegie Hall veteran who has been singing since she was a toddler and performing onstage since she was a pre-teen.


Melanie has a Bachelor of Arts in music business with an emphasis on vocal performance from Murray State University.

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