Melanie is an artist, healer, educator and yogi. Melanie grew up in Montclair, New Jersey and has been in love with movement her entire life. As a modern dancer, Melanie always used movement to feel alive and express herself. During a stressful time, Melanie turned to yoga to find a balance between physical, mental and spiritual strength . Through struggle and hardship, yoga shifted the way she experienced life by helping her rediscover the courage to leap into the dark, honor the love and strength within and surrender control by letting life flow. Always learning and forever a student, she hopes to share the gifts yoga has given her.
Melanie is a 200 hr certified yoga teacher and received her certification from Sacred in Brooklyn under the guidance of Stephanie Battle and Dara Cole. Melanie teaches power vinyasa and heated vinyasa. Her classes are challenging, rigorous, heartfelt and always taught with a sense of joy, love and strength!