(1991—1994) My initial massage training was an informal apprenticeship with a massage instructor during my first Army tour in Germany.
(2000-2005) I began formal training in Massage Therapy while stationed in Fort Hood, Texas. However, unfortunately—I was unable to complete the course (military obligations).
(2005—2010) Using the skills gained in tutoring and initial formal training, I ran a part-time professional massage practice in Tomah, WI.
(Aug 2010) Moved to Mound, MN and enrolled in a 2 yr massage therapy program.
(Dec 2011) Graduated from Rasmussen College, Bloomington MN with an Associate’s Degree (A.A.S) in Massage Therapy and State Certification. I have over 1000 hours of massage training.
(May 2012) Passed the National Certification Exam for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork.
(Apr 2016) Qualified for Board Certification through National Certification Board Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork—NCBTMB.