Therapist of the Month December 2015
Awarded To: Jessica Gee, LMT

In 2005 Jessica took the next step in her journey and began Olympic style weightlifting. Combined with her certification in yoga instruction and enrollment in the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in 2010, Jessica is able to use her knowledge with virtually every client whether they are coping with an injury or are a competing athlete.

Jessica currently offers weightlifting, nutrition and fitness coaching in addition to her massage therapy sessions.  

Jessica Gee, LMT is a 2004 graduate of the Lane Community College Massage Therapy Program. With the vision of a health career and a passion to help others with body image and positive approach to health; Jessica allowed her massage education to be just once piece of the puzzle.

I believe that community and support play an important role in any change we want to make in our lives. Sometimes we are lucky enough to get that support from within what we already have, but many times we have to reach out or look around to get it.
— Jessica Gee

Therapist of the Month October 2015
Awarded To: Chad Daley, LMT

Chad Daley, LMT is a 2013 graduate of the Lane Community College massage therapy program.  Massage therapy was suggested to him by many friends over the years and seemed the perfect way to combine his athletic passions with a sincere interest in helping others.

Blending the art of Swedish, Sports, Deep Tissue Massage and Cupping Therapy, Chad customizes every treatment to suit the needs of his clients.

Chad has experienced personal struggles with his knees that left him unable to pursue some activities. He understands from personal experience how helpful massage can be when dealing with injury and chronic pain.

In his free time Chad enjoys sports, kayaking, hiking, skiing and snowboarding, and golf.

Chad offers competitive rates and is currently accepting appointments at his conveniently located private practice Transcend Healing Arts , 2677 Willakenzie Rd. Suite 7-G Eugene, OR 97401.  Call: (541) 554-9667


Therapist of the Month September 2015
Awarded To: Erin Ward, LMT

Erin Ward, L.Ac., LMT, Dipl. O.M., graduated with an Associate of Science in Massage Therapies from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York, NY and a Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA.

She has explored and enjoyed many opportunities within the industry including work overseas, cruise lines, medical centers, athletic training and sports medicine facilities.

Erin relocated to Oregon in 2014 to settle down, enjoy the Northwest, and share her international experience with her new Eugene family!  In her free time, Erin enjoys traveling, hiking, dancing and learning other indigenous medicines and studying shamanism.

"I enjoy helping others both domestically and abroad, and will continue sharing the benefits of acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, massage and energy healing." - Erin Ward, L.Ac., LMT

Erin is currently accepting massage and acupuncture treatment appointments at Anjuna Medicine 656 Charnelton St., Call for information 619-240-6497


Therapist of the Month August 2015
Awarded To: Jocelyn Burdick, LMT 

Jocelyn Burdick, LMT

Jocelyn Burdick, LMT

Jocelyn Burdick is a graduate of the Lane Community College massage therapy program. She is passionate about her work and truly connects with each of her clients, as they move forward in their healing journey.

Jocelyn continues to explore, learn and expand within the industry, from spa treatments and Thai bodywork, to event massage at festivals throughout the Northwest.  She is involved with local community organizations such as OSLP, where she not only supports as an active board member, but provides weekly bodywork to staff and clients.

In her free time she enjoys yoga, reading, and sailing.

Jocelyn has a unique and inspiring bodywork journey as she balances her practice, offering appointments in Florida through the winter months & Oregon during the summer months.

 

Jocelyn offers competitive rates at her conveniently located private practice downtown, 15th & Lincoln St.

For appointment information call: (541) 505-1955.


Therapist of the Month July 2015
Awarded To: Gail Karuna Vetter, LMT

Gail Karuna Vetter, LMT

Gail Karuna Vetter, LMT

Gail Karuna Vetter, LMT is a graduate of the Lane Community College massage therapy program. In addition to massage, she is an energy worker, and has extensive training in the properties and use of medicinal plants.  

Gail takes the time to understand the forces that have shaped who you are in order to help you successfully journey to where you would like to be.  By focusing on the entire you – physical, emotional, and energetic – she is able to facilitate deep, lasting changes for both acute and chronic conditions.

 

Gail offers competitive rates and is currently accepting appointments at her conveniently located private practice, 150 Monroe St. Eugene Call: 541-513-7772 or Email: gail@thekaruna.com

 

learn more about Gail: 
www.thekaruna.com


Therapist of the Month June 2015
Awarded To: Ally Fraga, LMT 

Ally Fraga, LMT

Ally Fraga, LMT

Ally offers competitive rates and is currently accepting appointments at her conveniently located private practice, 1639 Oak st Suite A Eugene, OR 97405 Call: 541.232.0599 or Email: alexandradaniellehorn@gmail.com

Ally Fraga, LMT is a 2013 graduate of the Lane Community College massage therapy program. She truly has a passion for the massage industry, and has dreamed of becoming a therapist since she was a child. She enjoys being in a profession where she can help others and put a smile on their face.

From relaxation and hot stone therapy, to on site, corporate and event massage, Ally continues to explore and expand her talents and ability within the industry.

In her free time she enjoys traveling with her husband, photography, gardening and animals!

“A coworker once asked me ‘Tomorrow, if you no longer had this job what would you be doing?’ without hesitation I said I would go back to school to become a massage therapist!”.
— Ally Fraga, LMT

Therapist of the Month May 2015
Awarded To: Grover Hubbard, LMT

Grover Hubbard, LMT

Grover Hubbard, LMT

When Grover graduated from high school he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. In 1996 he started a career in law enforcement, serving as a police officer until 2004, shortly after he took a job as a private contractor in Iraq. Upon returning home, Grover decided to take some time to research and decide his next career path. Once he found the allied health field, he enrolled at Lane Community College and is a proud 2013 graduate!  

In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and their 5 rescue pit bulls. 

This was a huge change in my life, but I know I made the right choice.
— Grover Hubbard, LMT

Grover specializes in deep tissues and hot stone therapy, providing service in two private practice locations, Sweet Home (1135 Long St.) & Eugene (1639 Oak St Ste A ) Oregon. Call: 541-913-9501 or Email: groverhubbard@comcast.net.


Therapist of the Month April 2015
Awarded To: Rachel White, LMT

Rachel White, LMT

Rachel White, LMT

Rachel White, LMT is a 2013 graduate of the Lane Community College massage therapy program.  She finds great joy in helping clients connect with their bodies, appreciate their bodies and achieve a healthier lifestyle.

Rachel continues to explore, learn and expand within the industry, from spa and relaxation massage, to recently more clinical focused bodywork within a chiropractor's office.  She has enjoyed getting involved with our community through volunteer opportunities at events like the Eugene Marathon in 2012 & 2013.

In her free time she enjoys playing the flute, traveling, singing at the top of her lungs and spending time with her family. 

Rachel offers competitive rates and is currently accepting appointments at her conveniently located private practice, 1000 Willagillespie Road, Suite #165 Eugene OR. Call: 714-469-5024 or Email: rae.whiteLMT@gmail.com

www.rachelbethwhite.com

“Let me create for you the massage that you have been craving; the one that reconnects you with your body and reminds you that you love the skin you’re in. Make the time, you are worth it.”
— Rachel White, LMT