Profile on Melissa Boviero (Brief Synopsis)
Melissa, a certified coach by USA Boxing, trains her students to develop strong foundational skills in all areas of the sport. Initially drawn to boxing for its health and fitness benefits, Melissa soon fell in love with the endurance, discipline, and challenges of competing at a high level. As the current holder of the belt for Louisiana's Lightweight female masters champion, Melissa brings her experience to help her students improve their health, fitness, confidence, and knowledge of the sport.
Unlike a typical cardio boxing program, Melissa's coaching emphasizes developing boxing technique, counterpunching, solid defense, and footwork. She is experienced in working with boxers of all ages and is particularly passionate about increasing participation in the sport and sharing its benefits with others. Melissa holds multiple certifications, including USA Boxing and SafeSport certification, completed Gleason's Boxing Trainer program, and is working towards obtaining NASM certification.