Melanie studies the wisdom of Ayurveda with devotion and curiosity. In practice, she is driven by the desire to share her belief that every human is here to explore the most profound and serious aspects of life joyfully.

Melanie graduated from Syracuse University where she studied business. Shortly after graduation, she attended Bikram's Yoga College of India to pursue study in yoga.  While teaching yoga, Melanie sought education in Ayurvedic medicine and became certified as an Ayurveda Health Counselor from The Kripalu School of Ayurveda.  She continued her study with Ayurvedic Physician, Dr. Vasant Lad in Pune, India where she gained further clinical experience under his guidance. 

Melanie is an enthusiastic yogi with a passion for sharing Ayurveda with world. She is committed to spreading integrative medicine. Neither eastern nor western medicine is complete. Melanie hopes to transform healthcare of the emerging world by taking on a collaborative approach.