28 years in successful full time private coaching practice, facilitating wellness, well-being and thriving.

As a full-time body/mind wellness professional in the capacities of practitioner, coach, health educator, trainer, workshop and retreat leader, faculty member and mentor since 1989, Melinda has facilitated thousands of clients in experiencing more balance, wholeness, growth, aliveness, fulfillment, success and resilience in their lives, both personally and professionally.


Her certifications include • Board Certified Coach  • Licensed HeartMath® resilience Trainer and Coach (2008)  •  Certified Mindful Change Life Coach (2005)    •   Conscious Body Method Wellness Coach (2004)    •  Transformational Breath® Facilitator and Co-Trainer (1999)  •  Past Hellerwork mind/body Practitioner and Faculty Member (1991) •  Corporate telephone Employee Wellness Coach to Fortune 100 corporate employees across the nation for 6 years. • HeartMastery® program Operations Officer, live Group Coaching Call facilitator, Coach and Mentor since 2009.  Heart Ambassador member since 2009.

On staff and client/patient treatment teams with chiropractors, medical doctors, acupuncturists, biofeedback therapists, psychologists and other wellness practitioners. 

B.A. in Business Management and Communications, plus post-graduate accounting and management studies.  Several successful years as a corporate Controller and Project Manager.  Healing arts center co-founder and owner for over 10 years.