Melinda was raised in Tallahassee, Florida. She graduated from The University of Texas with a B.S. in Nutrition. She continued her education by obtaining a Master's of Public Health, then graduating from Baylor College of Medicine Physician's Assistant Program. She worked as a PA in Plastic Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery. Being an exercise enthusiast for years, Melinda is also a Comprehensively Certified Pilates Instructor through Peak Pilates. She has been teaching in the Houston/Katy area for 10 years.
Five years ago Melinda took her first Pure Barre class and immediately fell in love with the method and technique. She has now been teaching at Pure Barre Katy since 2015 and is trained in Pure Barre Classic, Empower and Reform. Melinda loves challenging our clients to find their correct alignment, proper form, and deepest working zone to help them achieve the results..." No Challenge- No Change"!!
Melinda and her husband Gordon have 3 children. Brita- 29 years old, Craig- 28 years old and Jenna- 23 years old.