Meet the Massage Therapist- Melanie Farmer

Meet Melanie Farmer, our in-studio Massage Therapist


Tell us about yourself / your family:

I’m an independent health-care practitioner. One son who lives in DC with his girlfriend.

Did you grow up in Seattle / how did you end up here? 

I grew up in Kansas City and moved to Seattle in 1985. Moved here for the arts community and creative freedom.

If you could go anywhere in the world -- where would you want to visit?  Mongolia

Favorite type of food or restaurant: Japanese

Favorite drink: Water

Favorite season: Summer

What do you do for fun when you're not massaging? Riding – I’m an equestrian

Is there a motto you live by?

Give what it is you think-feel you are lacking in your life

What 3 items would you bring with you if you were stranded on an island? Water, Food, Shovel

If you could be any animal, what would you be? Eagle

If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be? Mary Magdalene 

Describe Emerald City Pilates in three words: Authentic, Smart, Technical

What are your favorite ways to incorporate movement into your life in addition to Pilates? Riding, Walking, Yoga

Melanie is available for in-studio massage the second Sunday of each month. To learn more about Melanie and schedule a session with her,  please check her bio page

Jessica Notman