Melissa Garcia is a founding partner, artist manager, and consultant at Collective Entertainment.
Since 2011, she’s worked with numerous clients and companies across the music, sports, and skydiving industries as a day-to-day manager, tour manager, marketing/social media consultant,and project coordinator. In 2013, she began co-managing producer/songwriter Fox Stevenson (along with Emily White and Han Kim) who has since become an international touring artist with a growing fan base around the world. In 2017, she joined Olympic gold medalist swimmer Anthony Ervin ’s management team. Outside of Collective, Melissa is an artist manager with Outerloop Management and co-manages EDM artist Trivecta alongside Kim and Mike Mowery, founder of Outerloop.
Melissa holds a Master’s degree in Music Business from New York University and is a graduate of the University of Florida. In 2017, she completed a 300 hour yoga teacher training course, earning an instructor certificate under the Southern Institute for Yoga Instructors. She regularly teaches yoga at Stetson University and locally in her current hometown of DeLand, FL. Melissa is also a licensed skydiver and certified FAA Senior Parachute rigger. Her hobbies include rock climbing, boxing, and paddle boarding in the local springs around Florida.