Everyone can learn to love where they live. Any community can make itself better.

Melody has given talks, workshops, and keynotes for nonprofits, community foundations, economic development commissions, real estate groups, community development corporations, young professionals organizations, Newcomers Clubs, placemaking conferences, book festivals, and more.

What clients are saying

“Melody’s enthusiasm for her own city and for cities everywhere is infectious. She inspired our community to love where they live, and we hope to have her back in the near future!”

—Ashley Kershner, executive director, Downtown Lynchburg Association

Hire Melody

Download Melody’s speaker sheet to learn more about how Melody can help your group.

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To watch Melody’s TedX talk on place attachment vs. Restless Soul Syndrome, click on the video below.