Melineze Logan Hite is a college professor of speech and theater with a M.A. in Speech Communications/
and Theater from Tennessee State University in Nashville, Tennessee and a B.S. in English/Secondary
Education from Savannah State University in Savannah,
Georgia. She was the former Miss Black Savannnah and Miss Black Georgia in 1972. She is a graduate at New Life Theological Seminary in Charlotte, North Carolina who majored in Urban Christian Ministry with a concentration in Divinity. Professor Hite is a Christian writer of short stories, poetry, and plays.