Jo Aparicio Yoga Instructor

Melanie Rae Perez

Instructor at Miami Vedic Center

After many years of dancing ended with an injury, Melanie’s transitioned her love of movement from dance to yoga. In 2018, she completed her 200-hour training under the direction of Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 and was mentored and guided by Bianca Mestre-Cabrero. Over the past few years Melanie has gone on to teach at local studios and gyms throughout Miami. In early 2020 she complete her 300-hour training with The Vedansha School. Melanie is now finishing her Bachelor’s Degree at Florida International University majoring in Religious Studies with a special certificate in Spirituality. With her vast knowledge of movement and the body Melanie aims to guide her students through postures with ease, flow, and a special touch of spiritual bliss.