Mel is a pole performer, instructor, and producer based in Nashville, Tennessee. She started her pole journey in Memphis, TN in 2009 at Eccentric Fitness and has been nonstop ever since! She currently teaches at The Chrome Bar, a boutique dance and barre studio owned by pole dance legend Alethea Austin. Mel produces, curates, and hosts a monthly pole show in Nashville called The Brass Menagerie. This is her second time performing with Poleluminati and she’s pleased to bring her passion for pole back to the city that started it all.