Melissa graduated from the University of Louisiana with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, with an emphasis in
dance. While at UL, Melissa was a member of the UL Ragin Jazz Dance Team, attended and performed at the
American College Dance Festival in Texas, performed in UL's State of La Danse and An Evening of Dance,
and served as choreographer. Melissa also performed several character roles in UL's reconstruction of
Mozart's The Magic Flute.
Melissa has been guest choreographer for both Our Lady of Fatima Dancing With the Stars and the Academy
of the Sacred Heart the Sacred Heart Way. She has also served as choreographer for the Spring musical at St.
Thomas More Catholic High School.
Melissa is a graduate of Dance Masters of America Teacher's Training School in Buffalo, NY and is a member
of Dance Masters of America and Louisiana Dance Masters.
Melissa is married to Brennan Castille and has two children Madison and Luke.