Mary-Ellen "MEL" Kennedy uses her gifts of an extraordinary voice, dynamic presentation, and giving spirituality to capture the hearts of those who hear her. Over six years ago, she was one of the founding members of M~N~M Music Ministry. She was the Music Director at a church for seven years and currently sings at her local parish. In 1990, she reigned as Mrs. Anaheim Hills and has shared her captivating voice at weddings, funerals, prayers services, and conferences across the country. Mel earned her B.A. from Cal State University, Fullerton. In addition to her ministry with M~N~M Music Ministry, she is the proud aunt of fifteen nieces & nephews and 3 great nieces & nephews. She resides in Washoe Valley, Nevada with her husband of nearly 20 years, Steve, and their Golden Retreiver, Brandy. Mel with M~N~M Music has released two CD's, Hope~N~Light and The Journey.