Melanie Harriman – Training Director/Head Trainer
Melanie started in dog obedience in 1989 and began teaching obedience classes in 1991. She has taught at several locations in the Knoxville area and came to Command Performance in 2001. She is very active in dog sports competing in agility,obedience, rally, conformation, nose work, tracking and trick training. She started out training Samoyeds but switched to Papillons in 2003. She is a member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers, the Papillon Club of America, the Oak Ridge Kennel Club, and is an American Kennel Club CGC Evaluator.