Melissa Shippy graduated from Texas A&M University in 2001 with a degree in Sport Management and began her career at the Houstonian Club as an intern in the Group Exercise Department. She is a certified Group Exercise Instructor through the American Council on Exercise and teaches a wide variety of classes. In 2004, she was promoted to Manager of the Group Exercise Department and is committed to the program and its continued success! Melissa is married and has 3 beautiful children, including a set of twins. She enjoys competing in marathons and triathlons and completed her first Ironman in 2017. She has a strong passion for Group Exercise and is proud to say she has worked for the Houstonian since 2001 and plans to continue to serve our members and guests for many years to come.