Head Coach, Girls Varsity Basketball
Westridge School (Pasadena, CA)
Melanie has over thirty years coaching experience at the secondary school, junior college, NCAA Division I and Division III levels. She currently serves as the Girls Varsity Basketball Head Coach, and is also the school’s Director of Athletics.
Prior to her time at Westridge School, Melanie was the head women’s basketball coach at Occidental College.
She also has teaching experience at the elementary, junior and senior high school, junior college, and university levels: physical education classes, lecture course in sport psychology.
Melanie played basketball for four years at UCLA and was a Parade High School All-American.
Outside of work, Melanie is a dog photographer and competes in dog agility with her five year old Silken Windhound. She is also on the Board for Huntington Dog Beach and the Webb-Oak Mutual Water Company.