TRU Profile 54 // Melinda Leary. Melinda started TRU after her son was involved with it two years ago. Now, her whole family trains together and loves it. Melinda loves poomses in taekwondo and the fitness aspect that it adds to her daily life and routine. She has noticed her kids confidence and discipline improve as they have taken taekwondo. Melinda enjoys helping teach at TRU, especially the super kids because “they are so eager to learn”. Melinda has created friendships in the TRU community and knows that Mrs. Gina and Mrs. Val have been pivotal in helping her learn technique on the mat.