AWARD WINNING ACADEMY FOR MINNESOTA MODELS & ACTORS™
Melissa "Missy" Rayder (born January 26, 1977) is an American fashion model. Her career is highlighted by appearances on several leading high fashion magazines such Vogue Italia, Vogue España, and Elle France.
Born in River Falls, Wisconsin, Rayder has done runway show modeling of ready to wear apparel since 1997. She has also appeared in print ads for companies including Ann Taylor, Balenciaga, Barneys New York, Bulgari fragrance, Burberry, David Yurman, Escada, GAP, Jean Paul Gaultier, Kenneth Cole, Missoni, Moschino, Nordstrom, Prada, Louis Vuitton, and Vera Wang.