Massage East Therapists

Massage East Therapists are state certified. Each has extensive training and experience in Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage along with further training in a variety of therapeutic modalities, including those that incorporate both Eastern and Western medical practices.

At Massage East your therapist will work with you to tailor a treatment plan that fits your individual needs. It has been our experience that when people achieve a state of deep relaxation their treatment sessions are more effective and they heal faster. So when it comes to your body, you are the boss, and whether you are coming to us for one session or a series of sessions, our goal is your optimal health and satisfaction.

Genia Daniels

Genia graduated from Blue Sky School of Professional Massage and Therapeutic Bodywork (2009) in Madison Wisconsin. Trained in Swedish Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Hawaiian Lomi Lomi, Jin Shin Do, Neuromuscular Massage, Lymphatic, and Reiki. Genia believes Massage Therapy is an essential and integral part of creating and maintaining mind/body balance. Her clients appreciate her ability to work deeply when needed. Genia is a member of Associated Bodyworkers and Massage Professionals (ABMP).

Andy Hanson

Andy graduated from Madison College’s 700 hr Massage Therapy program in 2014. Trained in Swedish Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Thai Massage, Foot Zonology, Visceral Manipulation, Aromatherapy and Reiki. For many years, Andy has been exploring natural ways to cultivate optimal health. He is very inspired by how therapeutic massage nurtures a vital and holistic sense of awareness and peace. Andy’s sessions are integrated and dynamic, always honoring the client’s goals.

Jamie Heidt (formerly Nendza)

Jamie graduated from Blue Sky School of Professional Massage (2002) in Madison, WI. Her training includes Swedish, Lymphatic, Prenatal, Myofascial, Gus Sha, Hot Rock, Lomi-Lomi, Foot Reflexology and Neuromuscular Therapy. Jamie specializes in combining and adapting various healing modalities to address her client’s needs; including issues that range from chronic pain to stress relief and deep relaxation.

Tracy Kastner

Tracy graduated from the Arizona School of Integrative Studies (1997). Trained in Swedish Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Hawaiian Lomi-Lomi, John Barnes’ Myofascial Release, Prenatal Massage (2nd and 3rd trimester only), Reiki, Reflexology, Quantum Touch, La Stone Therapy, Raindrop Therapy, and Paraffin hand and foot dips. Tracy has helped her clients find relief from a number of different ailments including sciatica, tension headaches, carpal tunnel, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, and Parkinson’s disease. If desired, Tracy can incorporate the use of essential oils.

Tori Scullion McKeown

Tori graduated from Madison College’s Therapeutic Massage Program with honors in December of 2012, and is trained in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, Prenatal, Myofascial Release, Chair Massage, Reiki, Trigger Point therapy and essential oil therapy. Tori’s practice is based on the principles of mind-body connection, and she believes that our bodies are meant to heal themselves. As nurturing therapeutic client focused bodywork is introduced, Tori incorporates energy work and Reiki to provide her client with a well rounded approach to wellness. She has successfully helped clients with many issues including scoliosis, chronic headaches, neck and shoulder pain, low back pain, anxiety, and depression. She enjoys blending different modalities, and techniques to provide the best approach for any issue you might have. Essential oils may be added to your session as well.

Chuck Nendza

Chuck graduated from Blue Sky School of Professional Massage (2003) in Madison Wisconsin. Over the years Chuck has studied many diverse modalities including Swedish Relaxation, Lymphatic, Neuromuscular Massage, Hot Rock, Prenatal Massage, Polarity, Lomi-Lomi, Tui-Na, Jin Shin Do, and Reflexology. He has found great success in blending the most effective techniques in order to create a cohesive balance of mental and physical relaxation.

Donna Sarafin

Donna graduated from Desert Institute of the Healing Arts (1994) in Tucson Arizona. She has extensive experience in working with soft tissue, as well as specialized training in Corrective Exercises, Sports Massage, Stretching and Joint Mobilization, Ayurvedic Massage, Prenatal, Lomi-Lomi, Reiki, CranioSacral Therapy, Zero Balancing, Neuromuscular Massage, and Jin Shin Do. As a Certified Yoga Instructor, Donna can work with athletes, prenatal clients, or individuals in varying stages of illness/recuperation. Donna combines Eastern and Western traditions to provide her clients with an overall integrated bodywork approach to body, mind and spirit.

Karen Streif

Karen graduated from Lakeside School of Massage Therapy (2003) in Madison Wisconsin. In addition to being Certified in Precision ™ Neuromuscular Therapy, Karen has additional training in Swedish Relaxation, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial Massage, Prenatal Massage (first and second trimester),Thai Massage and Reiki. Karen works with people of all age groups and physical restrictions. Karen is adept in accurately assessing a person’s current physical situation and creating an atmosphere of healing that enables her to find the most effective way to treat each individual according to their needs. Karen believes relaxation is the first step to relieving stress and creating overall good health.