Melissa Ziegler-Gisoni is the mother of Maddie Ziegler, a well-known dancer and actress. She is also a dance instructor, and she has appeared on the reality TV show “Dance Moms” alongside her daughter. The show followed the lives of young dancers and their mothers as they competed in dance competitions. She has been instrumental in Maddie’s success and has helped to shape her career as a dancer and performer. On season one of Dance Moms, she made a huge impression when she claimed that her daughter Maddie was one of the best dancers in the world. She was very adamant in her beliefs and argued that Maddie had the potential to be one of the best dancers in the world if given the right training and opportunities. She consistently pushed Maddie to excel and reach her full potential, which made her a standout among the other moms.
Melissa Gisoni Age
Melissa Gisoni age is 54 years old, as of 2023. She was born on June 13, 1968 in New York City, NY. Despite her regret at not going to college, she clearly wishes her daughters to go to college and to perform on Broadway when they grow up. She is very good friends with Jill Vertes, Holly Hatcher-Frazier, Christi Lukasiak, Kelly Hyland, Gianna Martello, Jessalynn Siwa. Coming to her personal life, she is step-mom to his two kids, Mathew and Michele. In 2013, she married Greg Gisoni and previously married with, Kurt Ziegler.
Melissa Gisoni Height, Weight
Melissa Gisoni height stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.67 m or 167 cm. She weighs around 60 Kg or 132 lbs. Her body measurements are 36-28-42 inches.
Melissa Gisoni Net Worth
The Ziegler-Gisoni family sold their old home in Pittsburgh, in 2015. Melissa and her then-husband Kurt, filed for chapter seven bankruptcy- owing $1,214,284.15 to creditors, in 2009. She began launching a new podcast titled ‘Because Mom Said So’ in 2020. Her net worth is $1 M, as of 2023.
Melissa Gisoni Daughters
Melissa Gisoni’s daughter, Maddie Ziegler, appeared in the music videos for the Sia songs “Chandelier” and “Elastic Heart” and Mackenzie Ziegler began starring as Cassie on the Brat web series Total Eclipse, in 2018.
Melissa Gisoni Facts
- Made Dance Moms debut shortly after turning seven
- Earned a national title for her solo during the season 2 finale of Dance Moms
- Released the album Mack Z in 2014, earning the top spot on the iTunes pop chart and #7 spot on overall album charts
- Announced in 2019 that she would be joining the band PRETTYMUCH on their FOMO summer tour
- Has over 13 million Instagram followers.