Pastor Melina is the Senior Worship Pastor at King Jesus Ministry and New Wine worship leader. Pastor Melina is characterized for her ability to move in prophetic worship, releasing spontaneous songs that bring about a heavenly atmosphere.
She served as the youth pastor for seven years alongside her husband, Pastor Frank Hechavarría, prior to being called to the music ministry. Pastor Melina travels to over ten nations each year with Apostle Maldonado releasing Heavenly sounds through prophetic worship. She is also one of the main composers and producers of all of New Wine’s most recently published albums. Aside from her contributions to the band, Pastor Melina is also actively involved in the church’s leadership as an ordained pastor.
Pastor Melina currently resides in Miami with her loving husband Pastor Frank Hechavarría and her two beautiful children Laela and Mathias who are the joy of her life.