Born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, Melissa received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska. She always had a strong admiration for the city of Chicago and made it her home in 2011. Melissa has an extensive background in sales, specializing in advertising, media & hospitality. Melissa thrives on connecting with others, which was a natural fit for her when she started with the company 8+ years ago at The Mid-America Club. Since joining The Metropolitan team in June, she has focused her energy on growing the Club’s membership base & creating a real sense of community within the Club. Melissa is a Lakeshore East/New Eastside resident and loves discovering all of Chicago’s hidden gems! In her free time, Melissa enjoys being with friends & family, traveling and all things Chardonnay-related!
Peter was born in Chicago and grew up on the southwest side in Oak Lawn, IL, with his two brothers Lou and George. He attended DePaul University in Chicago, IL, with an Economics and Finance degree. Peter comes from the worlds of finance, fitness, and music. Early in his career, Peter worked on the CBOE, traded on the Mid-America Commodity exchange, and worked for Chemical Bank, Nat West Bank, and others in NYC. Peter started working in the Fitness industry in 2006 as a Membership Advisor and quickly advanced his career to Regional Membership Director for Lakeshore Sport & Fitness. Peter has won countless awards for his sales achievements, breaking club records on national levels. His other true passion in sales is developing and nurturing young professionals. As a World-class DJ, Peter has traveled the world, worked with many world-renowned artists, and created the #1 Indoor Cycling class in Chicago called "Cycle To The Beat."