Full Name: Ally Mello
Do you have any nicknames? Tiger, Ally Bo Bally, Mello, Dolly
College Attended: Graduate of California State University Long Beach
What was your major there? Minor?: Communication Studies
Hobbies: I love being active and spending time outdoors. I enjoy hiking, running, acting, beach volleyball, riding my beach cruiser and playing with my dogs.
Favorite Food: Italian
Favorite Book: Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
Favorite Movie: Pretty woman, Bridesmaids, Stepbrothers, The Sandlot, The Notebook
Favorite TV show: Friends! I can quote just about all of the episodes.
Favorite Music: I listen to a variety of music depending on what I’m doing. However, Jack Johnson Pandora is the best!
Favorite singer/band: Carrie Underwood
Favorite Athlete: Tim Tebow, Wayne Gretzky, Misty May and Andre Ethier.
Favorite superhero: My Grammy! When in doubt I call her and from across the State she knows just how to save the day.
Website you visit every day: Pinterest! So many fun ideas and so little time!
If you could have any power in the world, what would it be and why? The power to heal people. I am so thankful for my health and I think it would be an amazing feeling to cure people who are in pain by the touch of my hand!
What is your most embarrassing moment? Hmmm unfortunately I have several options to choose from, but one of my most recent embarrassing moments involved me walking into the men’s restroom during finals week at CSULB. I was zoning out and walked all the way in before noticing something wasn’t right. I will always blame that one on the stress of finals!
What is your most prized possession? My dog Murphy!
What is your favorite thing about hockey? There is never a dull moment in hockey. The sport is extremely intense, and I love how tough all the players are.
If you could have any job that you wanted, what would it be and why? I would love to be a sportscaster because it would give me the perfect opportunity to combine my passion for sports with my experience in front of the camera.
Which charitable organization is your favorite/ the one you’re most involved in? Why? Aside from the Kings Care Foundation, the charitable organization I support most is Society for the Prevention of Animal Cruelty also known as SPCA. This organization is so dear to me because I love animals, and hate to see them treated poorly. This organization includes services of animal sheltering, cruelty investigation, adoptions, and humane education.
What is something that no one would ever guess just by looking at you? I grew up near the country and used to show sheep! I love the city and beach atmosphere, but I will always be a country girl at heart.
What is one product that you cannot live without? My iPhone! It’s not uncommon for me to fall asleep with it in my hand…woops!
What is your favorite place to go to in Los Angeles? Runyon Canyon where I enjoy hiking with friends.
What is the best pick up line you have ever received? “Are you tired? Because you’ve been running through my mind all night.” Needless to say I ran away from him.
Do you have any hidden talents? If so what can you do? I am skilled in archery!
If you could spend the day with anyone you wanted, dead or alive, who would it be and why? I would spend the day with Princess Diana because she is someone who deeply inspires me. Not only was she intelligent and beautiful, but she touched the lives of so many people through her charity efforts.
What is one of your greatest accomplishments? Running a full marathon! Such an amazing feeling!
Name a phrase that you feel you live your life by? Cherish your yesterdays, dream your tomorrows and live your todays.
What are some of your favorite Kings moments? Watching the kings beat the New Jersey Devils to win the Stanley Cup of course!
What is your favorite thing about being a Kings fan? My favorite thing about being a Kings fan is the sense of community that comes with it! Win or lose Kings fans have great energy levels and show pride in their team!
What was your favorite part about the 2012 Stanley Cup Championship run? I loved watching the reaction of the players and all the Kings fans as it was determined that the Kings won their first Stanley Cup! It was so exciting to see longtime fans rejoice and soak up all of the excitement! Go Kings Go!