Melanie Chapaval is a Brazilian student at her third year studying Electronic Media and Motion Pictures. Mel spent her summer working for the host company, OBS, on the broadcast of the Olympic Games in Rio covering track & field. Along with producing UniMiami, she has also worked in productions for Viacom, Telemundo and MTV. In her free time she enjoys playing volleyball, watching movies and making Brigadeiro.
Briana is a sophomore at the University of Miami majoring in Broadcast Journalism and minoring in Public Relations. She began working for UMTV her freshman year and is very excited to be an Executive Producer for UniMiami this year. Her goal is to share her passion for journalism with the students on campus and eventually become a news anchor.