Melinda Currey is the Chief Marketing Officer at Wellington Creative. Melinda Currey is famous as the wife of the professional Swedish hockey player Erik Karlsson”.
Table of Biography
Melinda Currey was born on August 30, 1990, and is currently 30 years old. Born in Ottawa, Canada, Melinda holds Canadian nationality. Similarly, she was born in a Christian family and her birth sign is Virgo. Moving towards her family details, no information about her parents and siblings is found. Melinda prefers to maintain a low profile regarding her family.
Talking about her educational details, Melinda completed her school-level education at Hillsecret High School. Later, she joined Carleton University and graduated with a degree in Communications.
Professional life and career
Melinda Currey officially started her career in 2006. She worked at Labatt Breweries of Ontario. After that, Melinda became the cart manager and marketing specialist at Pineview Municipal Gold Course. Similarly, Melinda joined the Visalus Sciences as ambassador in March 2011. After two years, she became the board member for Charing and Sharing Exchange.
At present, Melinda is currently working as the chief marketing officer at Wellington Creative. IN addition to this, she also runs an anti-bullying charity or NGO named “Dant Dim My Light”.
Melinda Currey’s husband Erik Karlsson’s career
Erik Karlsson is a professional ice hockey player and has played for many teams and for national teams. He started his professional career in Swedish Hockey League on March 1, 2008. With his amazing talent, his team won the league after the win against Brybas IF.
Erik Karlsson joined the Ottawa Senators in 2008. Erik played nine regular seasons with the team. After that, he was assigned to the team’s American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Binghamton Senators. Erik got selected to participate in the 2011 NHL All-Star Game, set for 30 January 2011, at the RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina, having recorded 25 points in 41 games. Karlsson had a long career with Ottawa Senators till 2018.
On September 13, 2018, Erik joined the San Jose Sharks. After playing some matches with the team, he signed an eight-year, $92 million contract to remain with the Sharks, with an annual value of $11.5 million. Karlsson is still on the team and shining.
Erik got the chance to play as the defenceman at the 2008 IIHF World U18 Championships. He led the team Sweden and finished third overall in the tournament. In addition, he was also selected as the best defenceman of the tournament. In the 2010 World Championships, he was the highest-scoring defenceman for Sweden. Similarly, Erik played many other tournaments for them Sweden such as the 2012 World Championship, the 2014 Olympic Tournament, the 2015 World Championship, and the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.
The net worth of the businesswomen is around $3-4 million US dollars.
Melinda Currey is married to Erik Karlsson. Erik is a professional ice hockey player from Sweden. Similarly, Melinda is Erik’s second wife after Therese. Melinda and Erik got married in August 20178. Similarly, they announced that they were expecting their first child via Instagram on November 22, 2017. However, their first pregnancy was unsuccessful as their son was stillborn. On October 3, 2019, Melinda announced that the birth of their daughter named Harlow Rain.
Melinda filed a protection order against Monika Caryk on June 12, 2018. Monika was the girlfriend of Erik’s teammate. Monik harassed both Melinda and Erik before and after the passing of their son. Monika even used fake accounts to direct over 1,000 malicious comments towards the Karlssons, including some made regarding the Karlssons’ son’s stillbirth.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Melinda Currey is a good-looking and attractive lady. Talking about her physical statistics, she stands 5 feet 6 inches or 1.7 meters tall and weighs around 60 kg or 132 pounds. Similarly, she wears a shoe of 6 inches. Her actual body measurements (Chest-Waist-Hip) are 34-26-36 inches. Moreover, Melinda has dark brown hair with a pair of beautiful light grey eyes.
When it comes to her social media handles, Melinda is active on Instagram and Twitter. Her @melindacurrey65 Instagram account has 250 followers. Similarly, she joined Twitter in November 2010 and has already gained over 9.3k followers.