Tanya grew up on a sod farm in a small town called Wainfleet Ontario in Canada. Her father an immigrant from Italy and her mother a Canadian born fine artist. Tanya, was first introduced to the world as Miss World Canada in 1994. She traveled all over North America giving motivational speeches to women and teens doing her best to make a difference in the lives of others. She has grown to become a very successful TV Host/ DIY Expert/ Actor/ Motivational Speaker/ Entrepreneur, a super cool mom. She has now become a familiar face to millions of viewers.
Most recently she was a DIY Expert on Hallmark Channels Home & Family where she inspired moms and dads to craft and create “Magical Moments” with kids. Some of her past credits also include thirteen seasons as the Host on the Emmy-nominated TV show Sell This House on A&E. She also hosted, Sell This House Extreme and Move This House on A&E. Recently, she was a guest host on Hollywood Today Live, Awesomeness TV, Focus TV and is currently traveling the world as the host of KTLA’s Best Vacations. Some of her past credits include, Customer News on DirecTV, ET Canada, Robotica on TLC, Eye On LA and 9 On The Town to name a few.
Tanya has also hosted countless infomercials and commercials representing beauty and household products. She was recently a host on HSN and has appeared as a celebrity guest host on various Talk Shows across America. As an inspiration for women and teens to live a colorful life with purpose, she became part owner and spokesperson for Odeeva, a subscription based business delivering women their monthly essentials right to their door for free. It is also a lifestyle business for women helping women and making a difference along the way. She also travels to Guatemala with the non-profit organization Wells Of Hope where she helps build wells, schools and communities alongside her father, Frank Memme. It’s a tradition she hopes to continue with her own daughter.
At age 46, Tanya has become an inspiration to women and teens in the world of business, beauty and entertainment. Her true passion is public speaking, motivating women and teens to believe in themselves, how to create their best life and make a difference in the lives of others along the way.