Passion is priceless. It is a wonderful energy that leads you to your purpose. Being 23 years old, Melisha Lin believes that how passion can push someone to whom they are right now. From a 6 years old girl doll dealer to host, model, mentor and mental health advocate, Melisha Lin believes in how passion changes with time, environment and priorities. As a human being, she emphasized on passion can be realized and how passion will make one adapt to new circumstances, at the same time, motivate us to sacrifice something in daily life. Through her TEDx talk, you would see how passion pushes her from a doll dealer to mental health advocate today! Melisha Lin is a host and a model. She has represented Malaysia twice, for a beauty pageant and a modelling competition. She is the 2nd Runner Up Miss Supra Star Search 2021 and a former Global Asian Model Malaysia 2019.
She is a mentor for aspiring models aged 13-29 and she works towards a more inclusive talent agency, as the Marketing Manager of aiDEM Studio.
Aside from her representation in the beauty media, she also puts a lot of effort into contributing to the community. She is a strong advocate of mental health, making her, YANA Southeast Asia Mental Health Initiative Director. She is also currently a Talent Manager at Lugiámi Gaming, which empowers women gaming and she’s also the President Elect of Rotaract Club of Bukit Bintang. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx