Melissa Balmer is a writer, speaker, media specialist. She is the Director of the Women on Bikes California initiative of California Bicycle Coalition and its media platform pedallove.org. She serves on the marketing and media committee for the national board of the Women Bike program of the League of American Bicyclists and teaches the "Active Living Plugged In" new media, communications and leadership labs in collaboration with Charlie Gandy.
Diagnosed with the incurable, but treatable, blood cancer Multiple Myeloma, Mat Goldman credits his passion for bicycling as being essential in assisting his relatively early diagnosis. more »
The Power of the Female Perspective a Key Focus at the Pro Walk/ Pro Bike Conference & First National Women’s Bicycling Summit
At the Pro Walk/ Pro Bike: Pro Place 2012 women will make up 50% of conference presentations. more »
Women on Bikes SoCal's Melissa Balmer discusses marketing, anthropology, fashion and more with Mikael Colville-Andersen. more »