Melanie Burns is the COO of Anatomy Trains and Director of Anatomy Trains Europe and UK, with a 20 year career in international business, working with Digital Equipment Corporation, IBM, Microsoft and Cisco.
She has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Clark University, is a Licensed Massage Therapist, and a graduate of Tom Myers’ highly acclaimed Anatomy Trains Structural Integration program. She has assisted Tom Myers internationally in manual therapy courses, trauma courses, and in several week long cadaver dissection programmes.
Melanie also owns and operates a 500 Hour Yoga School in Maine, teaches courses on the Polyvagal Theory, and is on the faculty of the Liberation Institute, providing yoga teacher training certification programs within the Maine State Prison. She also teaches workshops at Kripalu and is proud to have taught workshops at the Maine Yoga Festival each and every year, since it first began.
Combining her background in psychology, bodywork, and yoga, her passion is working with the survivors of trauma, as they heroically search for safety.