Melissa Schade is an LA based choreographer, dancer, and teacher. Some of her favorite projects include choreographing for Arcade Fire, Cover Girl, Comedy Central, Bud Light, Fiat, Facebook, ENDHIV, The Janky Christmas Show starring John C. Reilly, Diplo, Vivienne Westwood, Erin McCarley, Future, Vice, and A-Trak. She has also enjoyed dancing for The Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Company, Acura, Foster the People, Colbie Caillat, Mr. Little Jeans, Big Black Delta, Basement Jaxx, Nina McNeely, Kate Hutter, Mecca Vazie Andrews, and of course Ryan Heffington. Melissa not only works as an assistant for Mr. Heffington, but as a dancer and beloved teacher at his LA-based studio, The Sweat Spot. In addition to The Sweat Spot, Melissa is on faculty at Harvard-Westlake Middle School.