Melanie believes in the power of the spoken word - she shares her years of experience to encourage you to be the best you can be.
With over 25 years of experience in TV, radio and public speaking, Melanie knows how to deliver a message. Let her share what she knows with you. One-on-one coaching or group sessions available.
Melanie is one of NZ's most experienced Celebrants. She is the celebrant of choice for New Zealand Weddings Magazine, 'Dream Wedding' Competition, 2011- 2017.
She is a compassionate and professional Funeral Celebrant.
Sometimes we feel "stuck" unable to move towards what we know is there for us. What is holding you back? Melanie will help you find the clarity you need.
One on one mentoring-encouragement.
Melanie is right at home with a microphone in hand. Her natural delivery and ease with people brings out the best in any crowd. Melanie has warmth, energy quick wit and a great sense of humour. Professional and accomplished. Melanie will add a touch of glamour to your conference or event.
Melanie is trusted and well-known throughout New Zealand. For many years she was the effervescent host of the Good Morning Show Advertorials, beaming into thousands of homes every weekday morning. Melanie is one of the country's most experienced and respected Marriage and Funeral Celebrants. She is an accomplished and professional speaker. Her professional delivery has been built upon years in the broadcasting industry. Across all aspects of the craft, radio and television presenting, modelling and voice work, and live emceeing. Melanie loves people, she gives freely of herself, and in turn, brings out the very best in those around her. Her warm and engaging personality, her sincerity, combined with a cheeky sense of humour make Melanie approachable and well-liked by folk from all walks of life.
Melanie grew up in Taneatua and Ruatoki and retains a love of the Eastern Bay of Plenty, her Turangawaewae. She now lives in Dunedin where she and her family are restoring a 100 year old home. Melanie has lived in the outback of Western Australia on a Gold Mine, driving trucks and running a 1.3 million acre cattle station. She was Puppy Development Manager for Guide Dog Services, a Polo Groom, Model, an International Flight Attendant for Air New Zealand. Melanie’s career has been varied to say the least.
Melanie brings warmth, humour and a touch of glamour to whatever she turns her hand to.
Melanie is proud to have worked with these happy clients...
Otago Chamber of Commerce - NZ Wheelchair Rugby - Paralympics New Zealand - Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust - NZ Baking Industry Association - Auckland Fine Food Show Show - Otago Medical Research Foundation - Sweet Louise Charity - NZ Riding for the Disabled - Registered Master Builders Association - Bay of Plenty Hospice - New World - Otago Cricket Association - Himalayan Trust - St John Ambulance - North Harbour Rugby - K9 Medical Detection New Zealand - Site Weld NZ - NZ Thoroughbred Racing - Kurow Racing Club - Otago Racing Club.
Melanie's love of people and her commitment to the community is evident in the many hours she donates to charity organisations.
Melanie is the ambassador for K9MD. K9 Medical Detection New Zealand is a registered Charitable Trust comprised of a dedicated team working to improve the health of all New Zealanders by using specially trained dogs working in a controlled clinical environment to assist in the detection of cancer and other diseases.
K9 Medical Detection NZ, Life Matters Suicide Prevention Trust, Riding for the Disabled, Hospice, The Himalayan Trust, Breast Cancer Support, Kiera’s Angel Walk, YWCA and Sweet Louise and are just some of the charities close to her heart.