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Ms. Melissa McDonald

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Melissa McDonald

Melissa McDonald grew up in Austin, Texas where she graduated from Westlake High School in 2007.  She found a love and passion for dance at the age of 9 and trained with Alisa’s Dance Academy for nine years until she graduated from High School.  Melissa also danced on the Austin's Dance Elite competitive dance team for 7 years and traveled around the country with the Team.  At the age of 16, Melissa began teaching dance at Alisa's Dance Academy.  In the fall of 2007 Melissa moved to College Station to being her first year as as Texas A&M student.

Melissa graduated from Texas A&M in December of 2011 with a Bachelor Degree in Communication and a double minor in Business Administration and Dance.  Melissa currently dances and choreographs with Texas A&M's Dance Arts Society.

Melissa joined Blinn in the Fall of 2012.  She teaches the Dance KINE classes in Jazz and Contemporary.  Melissa is also the Artistic Director of the Expression's Dance and Music Competitive Company and has been teaching dance class there since the spring of 2009.