Melissa teaches Art, Music and Child Development at Over The Moon. She is getting certified in Intellidance, and starts classes at the Over The Moon center in early May!
Melissa is a mom, and lives in Kingston with her husband and two beautiful girls. Melissa hold a Bachelors of Theatre Arts/Communications from Bridgewater University and danced for over 31 years. Ever since she can remember, she has had a passion for the performing arts and music, and has always loved working with young children. In fact, she has been teaching dance for children ages 2-13 since her freshman year of high school!
She started dance at the age of five, and went on to perform in musicals and plays all around the Boston area until six years ago when she had her first daughter. After having children, she also nannied for three years for families on the South Shore. She then began her teaching career with Isis Parenting as an instructor in Art and Music, where she worked for three years with babies age five months to three years old. She moved to Mamas Move, where she continued her love for teaching little ones art and music movement. Now, at Over The Moon, Melissa is thrilled to be able to combine her passion for the arts and dance with teaching. She is able to share her joy and knowledge with many wonderful families on the south shore and also be home part-time with her wonderful family.