Melissa Dina DeRosa Net Worth, Age, Height, Career

Melissa Dina DeRosa

Melissa DeRosa is an American politician from Albany, New York. During the covid outbreak, she was well-known for being outspoken about women’s rights and safety. She is the secretary to New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo and a member of the Democratic Party. Know more about Melissa Dina DeRosa Net Worth, Bio, Age, Nationality, Husband, Height, Career

Quick Facts

Full NameMelissa Dina DeRosa.
Age41 years.
ProfessionSecretary to the Governor of New York.
Birthday29 September 1982.
Place of BirthAlbany, New York, USA.
Current ResidenceNew York City, New York, USA.
Alma MaterHigh School: Albany Girls Academy.
University: Cornell University.
Net Worth2 million (approx.).
Zodiac SignLibra.
EthnicityWhite European Multiracial.

Melissa Dina DeRosa Biography

Melissa Dina DeRosa was born on September 29, 1982, in Albany, New York, USA, to Giorgia DeRosa, her father, and Melody A. DeRosa, her mother. Her father introduced her to politics when she was eight years old.

Melissa DeRosa is 41 years old as of 2024, and she is a Libra. Jessica Davos, her sister, and Joseph DeRosa, her brother, are her two siblings. She is a devout Christian and a Caucasian woman.

Melissa DeRosa went to Albany Girls Academy for her education. She later completed her undergraduate studies at Cornell University. After interning for Hillary Clinton in college, she was inspired to become a politician.

Melissa DeRosa is from a well-known and well-educated family. Her father is Giorgio DeRosa, and her mother is Melody A DeRosa. Melissa has been married for almost 5 years but has yet to start a family; she has not decided whether or not to have children.

Melissa and her father used to go door to door for Louise Slaughter, a former US Representative from New York. Giorgio DeRosa is a partner and lobbyist at the Bolton St. Johns law firm, where his son Joseph and daughter Jessica also work. His mother, who used to work in Fort Collins, Colorado, is now retired as Texas Instruments’ West Coast regional director and educational technology consultant.

Melissa has two siblings: a brother, Joseph DeRosa, and a sister, Jessica Davos. Jessica Davos DeRosa used to coach college tennis players before entering politics. DeRosa’s family is Christian, and she is multiracial.

Melissa Dina DeRosa
Melissa Dina DeRosa Height (Source: Instagram)


Melissa DeRosa is an American official who works as the Secretary to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. She is also the New York State Council on Women and Girls chairwoman. She has been relatively active and has been in the spotlight since the beginning of the COVID situation.

Melissa is the first woman to hold the position of Secretary to the Governor. DeRosa is regarded as the Governor of New York’s right-hand man. She is praised for her leadership abilities. She has been vocal about the precautions that must be taken during the lockdown.

As of June 2021, she is working with the Biden Transition team on the project of reopening New York City. Her team declared that all coronavirus restrictions would be lifted once 70 percent of New York’s adult population has been vaccinated.

Melissa Dina DeRosa Net Worth 2024

How much is Melissa Dina DeRosa net worth? According to various sources, Melissa DeRosa’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million as of  March 2024, when all of her assets are considered.

Melissa DeRosa’s annual salary as Governor Andrew Cuomo’s secretary is estimated to be more than 200,000 dollars. It is rumored that her salary was once higher than the Governor’s before he received a raise.

Melissa Dina DeRosa Husband & Marriage

Who is Melissa Dina DeRosa Husband? Melissa DeRosa married Matthew Lawrence Wing on August 27, 2016, at Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, New York. Jed S. Rakoff, a United States District Judge, officiated their wedding. She has been living happily with her husband for the past five years.

Wing attended Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. In 2013-14, he worked as Cuomo’s press secretary, where the couple met; Melissa was Cuomo’s communications director at the time.

Matthew’s mother works as the vice president and chief legal officer for Alcoa in Manhattan, and his father is a partner at the New York law firm Lankler Siffert & Wohl.

Melissa’s boss, Governor Cuomo, used to have Matthew as his press secretary. As of July 2021, he is the Head of Communications at Uber. Melissa revealed her ring publicly after their engagement, which is estimated to cost between $5,000 and 20,000 dollars.


  • DeRosa appeared on the July 2020 cover of Bazaar Magazine.
  • Unlike other celebrities and famous people, Melissa prefers to keep her personal life private on Instagram. As of 2024, she had approximately 530 Instagram followers.
  • Despite being white, she is classified as multiracial.
  • “Dina” is Melissa’s nickname.
  • She is obsessed with the colors red and black.