- Advisory Council Member
- Advisory Council
Melody is COO and co-owner of Beets Hospitality Group, an event management and catering company that operates two event venues in Livermore Valley Wine Country — Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery and the Palm Event Center in the Vineyard. A local resident and strong supporter of the Livermore Valley AVA, she has previously served two terms as a director on the Livermore Valley Wine Growers board. She received her BS from the University of Nevada, RD (registered dietician) from the University of Minnesota, and MBA from Loyola University – Chicago.
In her spare time, Melody enjoys spending time with her husband at her home in the Livermore hills making wine, growing vegetables, and harvesting fruit and olives from their orchards. Her hobbies include hiking, cooking, biking, reading and Scrabble. She is also passionate about the Arts and serves as a volunteer on the Bankhead Theatre marketing committee.
A lover of the outdoors, she is thrilled to have the opportunity to help protect the open space of the Tri-Valley by serving on the TVC board.