Meet our Massage Therapists

Massage is not only a vessel for relaxation, but can also be a tool in healing and alleviating tension, stress, aches, pains, sports injuries, and more. Each milk + honey massage therapist brings exceptional experience to the table and is armed with a unique set of technical skills. In many cases, our massage therapists hold extra certifications in specialty massage. Get to know our massage therapist team — according to desired technique, massage goals, spa location, and modality — then reserve your award-winning massage treatment with us.

2nd Street District
Brazeal

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2017. Trained at Lauterstein Conway Massage School and Clinic. Prior to becoming a Licensed Massage Therapist, Brazeal worked for nonprofit and local government organizations on public health education and social work initiatives for ten years.  

Loves to:Work with people who sit at desks for long periods of time, people who are seeking a preventative health approach, and people who don’t have the opportunity to treat themselves to self-care often. Great at celebrating special days in your life and addressing physical and energetic structure in sessions.  

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style); Deep Tissue; Deep Massage Lauterstein Method; Sports; Orthopedic; Head, Hands, & Feet; Pre-Natal

Interests: Nature walks, sewing, crocheting, reading, meditation and prayer, and spending quality time with loved ones.

Isaac

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2015. Has over 5 years of experience. 

Loves to: work with clients who have injuries and suffer from muscle and joint pain.

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, Cranial, and structural work. 

Specialty Massage: Reflexology 

Katherine S.

School/Experience: Graduated from The New School for Massage, Bodywork and Healing in Chicago, IL. 

Loves to: Incorporate orthopedic, deep tissue, and breathing techniques to provide pain relief that outlasts the session. 

Favorite Styles: Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, Signature (Swedish-Style). 

Hobbies/Interests: Runner, Restorative Yoga, Meditation. 

Lydia

School/Experience: The Lauterstein-Conway Massage School, Graduated 2013 

Loves to: Provide relaxing and corrective work without inducing unnecessary discomfort. Work on clients new to massage therapy. Strives to create a space for her clients that is away from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal 

Hobbies/Interests: Live Music and Dancing, Roller Skating, Hiking the Greenbelt, Crafting Arts, Martial Arts, Cooking, and Reading 

Marvin

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2015. 

Loves to: work with clients with chronic muscle conditions, injuries, and those with migraines and tension headaches. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, and Pressure Point work. 

Owen

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2017. Graduated from Austin Community College Massage Therapy program. 

Loves to: work with clients who are stressed and looking to relax. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, and Pre-Natal work. 

Hobbies/Interests: Enjoys stand-up comedy shows, concerts, and exploring Austin. 

Randy

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2009. Certified in Lypossage, LaStone, Ashiatsu, and Ayurvedic. 

Loves to: work with clients with chronic muscle conditions, injuries, and muscle and joint pain. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, Somatoemotional, and Thai work. 

Specialty Massage: Cranio Sacral, Lymphatic Drainage, and Reiki 

Randy is also at our Hill Country Galleria location.

Samantha

School/Experience: Graduated from Lauterstein-Conway Massage School and Clinic. Trained in Hot Stone, Lomi Lomi, and Reiki.

Loves to: Make you feel “ahh-mazing!” I enjoy working with clients looking for pain relief or need relaxation that has been hard to make time for. Great with those who are new to massage therapy

Favorite Styles: Lomi Lomi, Deep Tissue, Signature (Swedish-style), Sports, Scalp Work

Angela

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2017. Graduated from Lauterstein-Conway Massage School and Clinic. Trained in Myofascial Release. 

Loves to: work with athletes as well as clients who have injuries, chronic muscle conditions, aches, and pains. Great at incorporating specialized stretches to increase mobility. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, neck, shoulder, hands, and orthopedic work. 

Interests: Enjoys aerial dancing, traveling, painting, and cooking amazing food.

Camille

School/Experience: Graduated from Lauterstein-Conway Massage School and Clinic 

Loves to: Provide peace and relaxation that lasts beyond the session. Give relief to clients experiencing neck, shoulder, and lower back discomfort. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish Style), Deep Tissue, Pre-Natal, orthopedic work, and body treatments 

Interests: Learning languages, playing violin, making bread.

JC

School/Experience: Avenue Five Institute

Loves to: Relieve pregnancy aches and pains, pec and arm work, non-painful deep tissue. Create a safe space for clients to relax and find peace with that they can carry out with them.
Favorite Styles: Swedish (Signature), Pre-natal, Deep Tissue.

Hobbies/Interests: Cartoons, video games, Ren faires, yoga, mindfulness practices, and outdoor activities.

Kenda

School/Experience: Graduated from Hands On Approach School of Massage & Spa – Corpus Christi, Texas. Spa Partisan since 2015. 

Loves to: work with Athletes and Clients who are looking for chronic tension relief from muscular injuries, as well as minor aches and pains. 

Favorite Styles: Sports, Signature (Swedish Style), Deep Tissue, Pre-Natal, Couples, and Body Treatments. 

Specialty Massage: Detailed in the art of healing. Specializes in Migraines, TMJ, Pinched Nerves, Sciatica, Ankle and Rotator cuff Injuries, and increasing range of movement.

Hobbies/Interests: Loves traveling, inline street skating, Anthropology, expanding knowledge in all subjects, and keeping spiritually and physically fit. 

Manda

School/Experience: The Smith Institute of Massage 1999 

Loves to: Work with clients that are dealing with tension headaches, upper back and neck tension as well as sciatic nerve issues. 

Favorite Styles: Deep tissue, long deep strokes that are soothing yet effective. She’s also focused on issues with the piriformis such as sciatica and piriformis syndrome. InterestsBeing with her daughters, photography, being outdoors, food/wine 

Megan

School/Experience: Lauterstein Conway School for Massage. Have been a Licensed Massage Therapist for 4 years. Am trained in Lomi Lomi and Massage for Special Needs. 

Loves to: Do stomach and neck work 

Favorite Styles: Lomi Lomi 

Hobbies/Interests: studying Anthropology and raising her two beautiful children 

Paul

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2015. 

Loves to: work with clients with injuries and muscle pains. Great with incorporating stretches during treatment to heal muscle and joint pain. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, and Pressure Point work. 

Samuell

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2011. Trained in the Bellanina Facelift technique. 

Loves to: work with clients with chronic muscle conditions and injuries. Incorporates specialized stretching and Thai massage techniques to help improve range of movement. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, Structural, and Pressure Point work. 

Travis

School/Experience: Graduated from The Lauterstein-Conway School of Massage. 

Loves to: work with clients carrying stress/tension in their shoulders or have lower back/sacrum discomfort, especially those that work with computers a lot. Also loves to help clients that are just looking to relax. Provides a quality warm, soothing, and healing touch. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Pre-Natal, and Sports. 

Hobbies/Interests: Loves the outdoors just as much as indoor activities. Likes to hike, swim, play disc golf, and explore/camp at national/state parks. Likes to play board games, video games, read, and write. Also has a soft spot for furry animals!

Hill Country Galleria
Doug

School/Experience: 750 hour diploma from the Maui School of Therapeutic Massage, Makawao, Hawai’i Nei, with 15 years professional experience at resort spas nationally and Austin local for ten years

Loves to: Bring you back to homeostasis with healing, relaxing, and deep work when “kneaded” for athletes, prenatal moms, and computer users!

Favorite Styles: Integrated protocol of Hawaiian LomiLomi and Thai assisted yoga massage techniques for deep and relaxing work, emphasizing a holistic and whole body view of massage
Hobbies/Interests: Long distance backpacking, hiking the Austin Greenbelt, swimming at Barton Springs pool and the Pedernales River with our dog, and gourmet cooking
Erin R.

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2015. Graduated from A New Beginning School of Massage. Studied Shiatsu, Myofacial Release, and energy work. 

Loves to: work on clients with specific issues, focusing into areas of tension with both subtle and deep techniques to encourage the healing process. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, and Shiatsu work. 

Hobbies/Interests: She practices yoga and meditation. To her, the inner work is the joy of being alive, so she is always laughing and dancing at every given opportunity. 

Justin

School/Experience: Graduated from Blue Cliff Career College in Mobile, AL. Justin also has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Alabama. He has three years of massage experience. 

Loves to: work on athletes or individuals with pain, particularly due to posture issues. 

Hobbies/Interests: He loves weight lifting, video games, watching college football, and boat days on the water. Justin also enjoys reading current scientific articles pertaining to psychology and neuroscience, as he has a background and interest in mental health counseling.

Mario

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2013. Has over 15 years of experience. Trained in Qigong Anma, Tuina Sports, and Shiatsu techniques. Teaches Kundalini and Qigong yoga. 

Loves to: work with clients with injuries and those looking for muscle and joint pain relief. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, Shiatsu, and Trigger Point work. 

Hobbies/Interests: Enjoys cooking, gardening, listening to music, gaming, and practicing martial arts.

Theresa

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2014. Has over 25 years of experience. 

Loves to: perform Pre-Natal massage and work with clients with chronic conditions. Great with incorporating stretches to increase range of movement.

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, Pressure Point, and scalp work. 

Specialty Massage: Lymphatic Drainage and Reflexology 

Hobbies/Interests: An avid photographer, she enjoys taking nature walks and chanting.

Adam

School/Experience: Over 850 hours of training in Swedish Massage, Polarity Therapy, Reflexology, Shiatsu, Prenatal Massage, Myofascial Release, Stretching, Natural Therapeutics Specialist, Yoga Teacher Certified, Certified in Reiki, Over two years experience as an Independent Contractor.

Loves to: Connect with people through art and wellness

Favorite Styles: Swedish/ Deep Tissue, Stretching/ Unwinding, Myofascial Release
Hobbies/Interests: Perform, Write music. Study Metaphysics, Mysticism, wellness and Eastern Philosophy
Cristhofer

School/Experience: Graduated from The Utah Collage of Massage Therapy in Salt Lake City; therapist since 2015. 

Loves to: work with clients in need of pain relief and anyone who needs stress relief (everyone).

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Thai, and Sports work. 

Hobbies/Interests: Volleyball and anything outdoors.

Jaclin

School/Experience: Lauterstein-Conway 

Loves to: Work with clients looking for pain relief as well as relaxation 

Favorite Styles: Signature, Deep Tissue, Prenatal, Sports 

Hobbies/Interests: Yoga, hiking, cooking, traveling

Ka'Sheda

School/Experience: Gratuated fromTexas Healing Arts Institute. Is SMRT certified in upper back treatments. 

Loves to: work with those treating chronic muscle conditions and injuries. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, shoulder, neck, and lower back work. 

Hobbies/Interests: Enjoys reading about law, African studies, and poetry, playing video games, and listening to music.

Taylor

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2017. Graduated from Austin Community College. 

Loves to: work with clients with injuries and muscle pain. Great at incorporating specific strengthening stretches that help prevent chronic pain. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, and Pressure Point, and forearm work. 

Hobbies/Interests: Enjoys practicing yoga and dancing.

River Oaks
Ashley

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2017. Educated at Berks Technical Institute, PA. 5 years of experience. Trained in Reiki, Trigger Point and Therapeutic massage. 

Loves to: Develop relationships with clients that is customized to keep the mind and body healthy. 

Favorite Styles: Therapeutic, Deep Tissue, Hot Scalp Massage and Back Rub 101 Service 

Specialty: Reiki 

Hobbies/Interests: Cooking. Thrift shopping. Cat mom. Staying active. 

Bill

School/Experience: Graduated from the Memorial Hermann Massage School. Has over 8 years of experience and a deep knowledge of kinesiology. 

Loves to: work with those with injuries and muscle conditions. Great at incorporating specialized stretches to increase modality. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, and Pre-Natal work. 

Hobbies/Interests: Enjoys cooking and trying ethnic foods, relaxing at home, and exercising at the gym. 

Megan

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2016. Massage therapist for more than five years. Graduated from the Houston School of Massage. Trained in Qigong Massage. 

Loves to: work with clients who have injuries, muscle conditions, and migraine headaches. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, Pre-Natal, and jaw work. 

Specialty: Migraine Headache Massage 

Hobbies/Interests: Enjoys dancing, collecting crystals, and spending time with family and friends. 

Pablo

School/Experience: Houston school of massage. Trained in Myofascial release, hot stone, prenatal and postnatal, lymphatic drainage massage, aromatherapy, and rolfing. 

Loves to: Work on clients with injuries, chronic muscle conditions, joint aches, elevated levels of stress, all while maintaining a deep knowledge of kinesiology. 

Favorite styles: Swedish, deep tissue, sport, cranial, sciatica, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and prenatal massage. Hobbies/Interests: Volunteering at local animal shelters , glamping, hiking, mountain biking, skydiving, art sculpting, painting, reading, baking, nutrition, anatomy and physiology. 

Skyler

School/Experience: Attended Avalon School of Massage. After graduating, Skyler had the privilege to work in a pain management clinic in Katy. 

Loves to: She loves being with her 4-year-old son. Skyler also loves listening to music and dancing. She enjoys concerts and attending sporting events. Skyler also practices yoga in her free time. 

Hobbies/Interests: She’s been practicing acoustic guitar and the piano lately. From Skyler: Are naps considered a hobby? 

Amanda

School/Experience: Has been in the spa industry for 12 years and spent 10 years as an esthetician. Certified in Reflexology. 

Loves to: work with clients suffering from injuries, pain, and those undergoing cancer treatments. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports, and Pre-Natal work. 

Hobbies/Interests: Enjoys spending time with her family and watching MMA matches.

Betsy

School/Experience: Graduated from University of Texas in Austin with a major in Exercise Science. Certified by the Texas Center for Massage Therapy. 

Loves to: work with those who are in need of pain relief and firm relaxation. 

Favorite Styles: Signature (Swedish-Style), Deep Tissue, and Sports work. 

Specialty: Certified in Trigger Point and Sports Massage. 

Hobbies/Interests: Cooking, reading, TV shows, dogs (my dog, specifically), my friends, family, and boyfriend. 

Janine

School/Experience: Graduated from Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville with a degree in Sociology. Certified in Massage Therapy by the Body Therapy Center and School of Massage in Illinois in 2015. 

Loves to: Work with clients experiencing pregnancy, chronic pain, fibromyalgia, and migraines. Perform steam treatments like the Spa Partisan. 

Favorite Styles: Prenatal, TMJ, Stretching, Headache/Migraine relief 

Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with her dogs, cooking, making costumes, and reading.

Nicki

School/Experience: Studied at Texas Center for Massage Therapy, over 4 years experience 

Loves to: Work with clients who want to address chronic pains, want to rehab or prevent injury, and/or want to learn about the importance of massage. 

Favorite styles: Deep tissue, sports, structural integration Hobbies/Interests: Hanging with my family, friends, and pets; riding my bike; exploring Houston for great restaurants and bars 

Shannon
School/Experience: Training and education in physical therapy, somatic psychology, massage therapy, kinesiology, and yoga: AAS Physical Therapist Assistant 2019. Licensed Massage Therapist since 2009, trained in craniosacral, deep tissue, Swedish, sports, pregnancy, myofascial release, trigger point, neuromuscular reeducation and more. BS Kinesiology 2005. Yoga Instructor Certification 2002.

Loves to: Help people to reduce their stress and pain, improve posture and performance, heal injuries, and promote relaxation

Specialty: Deep Tissue and Craniosacral

Hobbies/Interests: In addition to all things mind-body, holistic healing, and green living, I LOVE modern dance, art, museums and coffee.

Tiffany

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2017. Educated at Texas Center for Massage Therapy and has 6 years of experience. 

Loves to: Deep tissue, swedish, trigger point massage, sports and a huge passion for prenatal. 

Specialty: Prenatal and trigger point. 

Hobbies/Interests: Cooking and making people laugh! 

Clearfork
Coleen

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2019. Licensed since 2016.

Loves to: Find a client’s individual muscle dysfunctions and work to help the body heal in order to live pain free!

Specialty: Deep tissue, structural bodywork, sports, injury rehab, prenatal

 

Hobbies/Interests: Loves to travel, hike, kayak; always looking for a new adventure!

 

Meagan

School/Experience: I went to the Texas Center for Massage Therapy in Arlington in 2015 and have been practicing ever since

Loves to: Heal my clients with the knowledge that I have gained and educate them on how to help themselves in daily life

Specialty: Prenatal, structural, continuous flow, craniosacral, signature(swedish), sports

 

Hobbies/Interests: Facial Toning Massage

 

Natausha

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2019. Amarillo College of Massage Therapy/ Massage Therapist since 2013

Loves to: Work on expencatant mothers, work on Sciatica, TMJ, implement deep stretches, Upper Body work, and help clients who have chronic aches and pains.

Specialty: Prenatal, Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, TMJ, Neck and Shoulder work.

Hobbies/Interests: Loves to be creative by writing, singing, or playing guitar. Likes to drink coffee and tea with a good book. Stays busy as a mom of 3. Has a soft spot for board games and nerdery.

Samantha

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2016. Studied at the Texas Center for Massage Therapy. Previous anatomy and kinesiology studies at TCU while earning her BFA in Modern Dance.

 

Loves to: Do deep tissue massage that is also relaxing and enjoyable. Specializes in neck, shoulder and hip work. Also loves to educate clients about self care for areas of tension due to occupational holding patterns.

Specialty:Deep tissue, Swedish, sports and pre-natal

Hobbies/Interests:Loves music, dancing, football, being outside, and making pasta from scratch.

Brandon

School/Experience: Carrington College(Albuquerque, NM), 2011
Lauterstein Conway- Advanced Massage Therapy Program (Austin, TX) 2018

Loves to:Learn new things, exercise, and help people

Specialty:Myofacial, Deep Massage, Sports, but also enjoy Relaxation/Stress Relief

Hobbies/Interests: My lady and my cat, any Dallas sports teams, and yoga

 

Joelle

School/Experience: 1,300 hrs in Trigger Point Myotherapy with Bonnie Prudden ’93 & 650 hrs Somatic Psychology Massage School at Body Therapy Institute ’99

Loves to: Empower people, give people hope, and offer perspectives based on a foundation in Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, and Physics. I love to be the best version of myself that I can be in order to proved healthy love and light through touch therapies.

Specialty: NeuroMuscular Therapy, Swedish, Sports, Orthopedic, Joint Mobilization, Face & Scalp Bliss, and Feather Strokes!

Hobbies/Interests: Sharing Stand Up Paddle Board on Pristine Lakes & Rivers, Beach Comber Bicycle Riding, Farmer’s Markets, Wildflowers, and Cooking

 

Monique

School/Experience:Spa Partisan since 2016. Graduated valedictorian with 600 hours at ATI School of Massage and completed yoga teacher training through Yandara Yoga Institute in Todos Santos, Mexico and Urban Yoga Deep Study and Teaching Apprenticeship in Fort Worth, Texas

Loves to: I love to incorporate intuition and knowledge to curate the perfect massage for you and your individual needs, this includes deep tissue, myofasial release, energy-work and pranayama. I want to create shifts in the body, and a feeling of ease and relaxation that you can carry with you even after the massage.

Specialty: I love them all! Signature (Swedish-style), Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, and Prenatal.

Hobbies/Interests: I love to paint abstracts, dance, curl up on my patio with a book and a cuppa tea, tend to my plant babies and hang with my dog baby, Georgie.

 

Reuben

School/Experience: Parker University School of Massage

Loves to: I am a passionate believer in the body’s ability to heal itself. Utilizing a collaborative approach of massage styles and clinical education, I listen to the body’s response and provide a thorough, effective and soothing massage.

Specialty:Deep tissue, prenatal, swedish, sports

Hobbies/Interests:Running, crossfit, racquetball, weightlifting, hiking trails

 

Trey

School/Experience: Spa Partisan since 2019.Graduated from Cortiva Institute for Massage. Also a Level 1 CrossFit Trainer

Loves to: work with athletes or other clients who have injuries to help alleviate pain.

Specialty:Sports, Injury, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Lymphatic Drainage, Cupping

Hobbies/Interests:CrossFit

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