Melissa Hazard is a fitness professional with over 20 years’ experience in fitness education. She is the owner of Serenity Yoga, LLC. At Baldwin Wallace University, Melissa is as an adjunct professor in the Department of Allied Health, Sport, and Wellness. She teaches a variety of wellness classes including yoga, mindfulness, meditation, gratitude, techniques of relaxation and in the First Year Education program acclimating students to college. She structures her yoga and meditation classes to welcome all levels from the very beginner to the advanced practitioner. Her goal is to share her passion for yoga and meditation to help her clients build resiliency, strength, quiet their mind, and return to their day refreshed, renewed and ready to meet the challenges of life. Melissa has a bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She is a certified Koru mindfulness educator and yoga instructor.