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 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 [...]

1 06, 2016

alliantgroup Celebrates Global Running Day

By | June 1st, 2016|alliant group, Health and Wellness|

Click to view With over 2 million people and 166 countries celebrating Global Running Day today, June 1st, there’s no better time to celebrate alliantgroup’s own running team’s accomplishments! In 2014, alliantgroup runners and walkers began racing a [...]

31 05, 2016

May’s National Fitness Month at alliantgroup

By | May 31st, 2016|alliant group, Health and Wellness|

This May alliantgroup celebrated National Fitness and Sports Month by adopting the “Exercise is Medicine” movement launched by the American College of Sports Medicine. While only about forty-four percent of Americans achieve the recommended amount of physical activity they need [...]

2 05, 2016

alliantgroup at Saint Arnold’s Santo de Mayo 5k

By | May 2nd, 2016|alliant group, Health and Wellness|

On Sunday, May 1, alliantgroup runners tackled another road race as 73 athletes completed the 2016 Santo de Mayo 5K. After the race, the crew celebrated at a Cinco de Mayo-themed afterparty where runners enjoyed live music and tons of [...]

13 04, 2016

The MS-150 is right around the corner and the alliantgroup cycling team will be making the 180 mile journey to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis!

By | April 13th, 2016|alliant group, Health and Wellness|

Each year, more than 100 MS 150 bike rides are held in different U.S. cities to raise money for the 2.3 million people living with multiple sclerosis. The famous 180-mile Texas route, from Houston to Austin, is the largest ride [...]

16 03, 2016

National Nutrition Month Fitness

By | March 16th, 2016|alliant group, Health and Wellness|

In honor of national nutrition month, alliantgroup professionals took part in Fitness Friday and company-wide 1 minute wall squat challenge! We understand physical activity is an important part of any healthy lifestyle and encourage activity all throughout the day. So [...]