Melissa Baker (born October 6, 1987) is an American model who has achieved great success in Victoria's Secret and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.
Melissa is of Greek extraction, was born in Akron, Ohio, and grew up in nearby Cuyahoga Falls. She has a background of competitive athletics, spending six years competing in gymnastics before turning to modeling at age 17. She has a dog and likes to horseback ride. She appeared in the 2008 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, being photographed in St. John, Virgin Islands.
Baker's clients have included:
- McDonalds, and
She appeared on the cover of Bridal Magazine. She also has been photographed by some of the best in the business, including:
- Terry Richardson,
- Sylvia Krivickova,
- Richard Phibbs,
- Raphael Mazzucco,
- Antoine Vergas, andddd
Melissa Baker has appeared in V and Maxim, and walked for the Malan Breton Spring 2009 Runway collection during New York Fashion Week.