About Melanie Baxter

A native Houstonian, Melanie has always had a passion for health and wellness. After spending the first part of her career in corporate education for LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy), Melanie went back to school to study health and wellness to ultimately obtain her Masters in Exercise Science Health Promotion with a specialty in Wellness Psychology. Melanie loves helping people live their best lives through healthy living and successfully integrating work, family, fun, movement and nutrition. Melanie’s research in workplace wellness led her to develop innovative programming for employer wellness groups at Humana. While there, she wrote large group and special population programming to help Humana’s members find their healthiest ways of living tailored to their specific lifestyle needs. Additionally, she was a national educator for Lifetime Fitness working on programming for Group Fitness, specifically yoga and barre. Melanie has been in the wellness industry for over 10 years and along with wellness programming, she is also a yoga instructor, barre instructor, and meditation teacher.
15 08, 2016

Backpack Packing for Under Privileged Students

By | August 15th, 2016|alliantgroup Gives Back|

As kids across Houston are gearing up to go back to school, many families struggle to provide their children with back to school basics. As part of alliantgroup’s Youth & Community Investment Initiative, we are partnering with Parker Elementary and [...]

10 08, 2016

Working at alliantgroup: alliantgroup Culinary Event – Houston, TX

By | August 10th, 2016|Company Events|

Considering the demands of the modern workplace and today’s busy 24/7 schedules, it can be hard for a career-oriented professional to find the time to make that healthy homemade meal. According to statistics from the Commerce Department, sales at restaurants [...]

8 08, 2016

alliantgroup Olympic Challenge – Day 1

By | August 8th, 2016|Health and Wellness|

alliantgroup Wellness is celebrating the Olympics and holding our very own Olympic Games throughout August! Teams are competing in a number of challenges—from burpees to pushups— during our Tuesday night Circuit Training class for the chance to win Gold! Check [...]

22 07, 2016

alliantgroup’s Community & Youth Investment Initiative with Ronald McDonald House

By | July 22nd, 2016|alliantgroup Gives Back|

alliantgroup participated in another event to give back to some of Houston’s youngest and most vulnerable citizens, the children of Ronald McDonald House. Fifty children and families call Ronald McDonald House home at any given time as they receive treatment [...]

18 07, 2016

alliantgroup’s Second Annual Health & Wellness Fair

By | July 18th, 2016|alliant group, Company Events|

alliantgroup celebrated its Strong In Mind, Strong In Body wellness culture, focusing efforts to improve health and wellness for all, by hosting its second annual Health & Wellness Fair! This year, over 300 attendees and more than ten health, fitness, [...]

20 06, 2016

alliantgroup Celebrates International Yoga Day

By | June 20th, 2016|alliant group, Health and Wellness|

On June 21 , alliantgroup will join the millions of people from around the world and over 190 countries as they come together to celebrate the ancient mind body practice of yoga on International Yoga Day! As an integral part [...]

15 06, 2016

alliantgroup and Habitat for Humanity Day 3

By | June 15th, 2016|alliant group, alliantgroup Gives Back|

Since 1976, Habitat for Humanity has helped 6.8 million Americans achieve the dream of homeownership. alliantgroup is so proud to be a part of this enduring legacy, giving back to the community and helping families achieve the goal of obtaining [...]

14 06, 2016

alliantgroup and Habitat for Humanity Day 2

By | June 14th, 2016|alliant group, alliantgroup Gives Back|

Over fifty alliantgroup volunteers partnered with Habitat for Humanity for the construction of a new home in Southwest Houston’s Brentwood neighborhood.  While alliantgroup already encourages its professionals to invest in their physical health and well-being, this new community initiative provides [...]

13 06, 2016

Habitat for Humanity Day 1

By | June 13th, 2016|alliant group, alliantgroup Gives Back, Uncategorized|

alliantgroup launched its inaugural Youth and Community Investment Initiative with Habitat for Humanity last week, with over fifty-five volunteers signed up to build a home for one very deserving family in Houston’s Brentwood Neighborhood! alliantgroup’s new initiative focuses primarily on [...]