Melanie Finch was a contestant on Season 12 of Hell's Kitchen. She ranked in 3rd place.
Melanie was the most consistent chef of the season, and did not have any problems working with anybody.
Season 12 Edit
- She is the fourth contestant who ranked in third place that completely avoided nomination during the entire season, following Jillian (Season 8), Dana (Season 10), and Jon (Season 11).
- She is the sixth female contestant who kept her jacket after being eliminated, following Ji (Season 5), Ariel (Season 6), Jillian (Season 8), Elise (Season 9), and Dana (Season 10).
- She is the eighth female contestant who switched teams and made it to the black jackets, following Heather (Season 2), Jen (Season 4), Suzanne (Season 6), Autumn (Season 7), Robyn (Season 10), Ja'Nel (Season 11), and Rochelle (also from Season 12).
- "We are the bounce back kings... and queens!"