Melody is recognized as an Experienced-Registered Yoga Teacher (E-RYT200, RYT500, YACEP) with Yoga Alliance and an Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA) Certified Group Fitness Instructor who has taught more than 3000 yoga classes.
Melody practiced yoga for 15 years before completing an intensive yoga teacher training program in Sedona, AZ in 2012 which included asana, alignment, anatomy, pranayama, mantra, meditation, chakra, and Ayurveda training. She is certified in Hatha and is well-versed in Bikram, Ashtanga, Kundalini, Vinyasa, Restorative and Yin.
Since completing her teacher training, Melody has continued to study with some of the most highly-regarded yoga instructors in the industry, such as Kathryn Budig, David Swenson, Seane Corn, Shiva Rae, Rama Jyoti Vernon, Gary Kraftsow, Sadie Nardini, and Bo Forbes. Melody currently teaches group classes, workshops and private yoga classes in San Antonio, Texas.
To complement her yoga practice, Melody began exploring meditation more than 10 years ago. She currently practices Transcendental Meditation (TM) and is a member of the worldwide TM organization founded by Maharashi Mahesh Yogi. She leads guided meditations and has written a 6 week introduction to meditation.