Melissa St. John is CEO and Owner of Relocation Strategies. She has 20+ years of experience in Indianapolis, working in various capacities in interior design services and real estate. With her extensive experience in furniture procurement and facility management, she expanded the firm’s offerings from move management to a more all-inclusive offering. With a passion for building relationships, Melissa is also a motivational speaker on a mission to help professionals overcome adversity and find their passion.

She’s a high-energy motivator with a gift for recruiting the right people to support our clients. Her influence extends beyond her industry and out into the community, where she serves on various boards, including the Indiana State Chamber, Indy Chamber, and Indiana Conference for Women. She has served in various capacities with ICR, BOMA, Indy Crew and NAWBO. In 2024, Melissa was named NAWBO Woman Business Owner of the Year and is also a graduate of the Stanley K. Lacy Leadership Program. In 2018, she was named a Woman of Influence by the Indianapolis Business Journal. In 2010, she received Indy’s Best and Brightest award by Junior Achievement and NAWBO Indy’s (National Association of Women Business Owners) Entrepreneurial scholarship. In 2012, she was named Runner-Up for the Starkey Entrepreneurial Woman Business Owner, which awards inspiration and success. Melissa is also a proud member of the Geist Conservancy District Steering Committee.

Melissa is a recent graduate of Heroic Public Speaking and speaks about workplace happiness to corporations and at women’s conferences.

Melissa’s Motivational Speaker Site