Melissa currently teaches piano in her private studio in Ann Arbor, MI. Many of her students have won awards and scholarships in local competitions and summer programs (e.g., Rosalie Edwards Youth Music Competition, Dexter Community Orchestra Youth Music Competition, and Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp.) She has taught at local schools and programs including Community Music School of Ann Arbor, School of Rock Farmington, and Young People’s Theater.
She is a Co-founder and former Executive Director of Girls Rock Detroit, the very first rock music camp for girls and non-binary youth in Detroit.
Melissa is a member of the Nominating Committee of the Girls Rock Camp Alliance , and has traveled around the country to teach music as a volunteer at rock band summer camps like Girls Rock! Chicago , Girls Rock! NC, and Girls Rock Iowa City .
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