bluezones
  • Blue Zones VP of Organizational Transformations
  • Worksite Expert
  • WELCOA’s 2019 Top Health Promotion Professional in the US

Melanie is a health and well-being thought leader with over 25 years in worksite wellness and health promotion who thrives on integrating the research of Blue Zones, science of well-being, principles of positive psychology, and other evidence-based strategies to create an employee experience that inspires and empowers employees to flourish personally and professionally. Over the last three years, Melanie operationalized the Blue Zones research and worksite framework to create a fully integrated and wholistic well-being strategy for Adventist Health, a faith-based health system with over 30,000 associates across 23 hospitals with sites in California, Oregon, Washington, and Hawaii with a focus on environmental changes, positive social connections, healthy habits, employee engagement, and alignment with organizational priorities.