Melinda Bam was born and raised in picturesque Pretoria, South Africa. She graduated from the University of Pretoria, South Africa with a degree in Marketing and Communications Management. Melinda has a wide variety of hobbies through which she maintains a strong balance between sports and art. She aspires to one day start an internal marketing agency that would focus on corporate culture and business psychology.
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Melinda has designed her own swimwear collection called Bambshell.
Melinda is a professional painter and artist in medium acrylic, oil and graphite.
In 2007, Melinda co-wrote a book with her mother and sister that has been published.