Kelly Tyree Eichenholz (born December 20, 1995) is an American-German actress who is best known for playing her role of Melanie for three seasons on Barney & Friends. In addition to her role of playing Melanie on the show, she played the voice of Hope the Butterfly on the episode "Fairy Tales" and portrayed the role of Anna in Barney's Top 20 Countdown.
Outside of her role on Barney & Friends, she played the role of Heather in the film The Concessionaires Must Die!. Eichenholz has been interested in cinema since she was five and landed the role after meeting a filmmaker, by the name of America Young, at the airport and having many conversations about the film business. Eichenholz currently attends Northwestern University and his up for her Bachelor of Arts.