About Me

Employment History
1988-present:    Self-employed owner/operator "The Cheerful Touch," LLC
2009-present:    Massage Therapist for Hospice of the Miami Valley
1992-present:    Clinical Massage Instructor SHI Integrative Medical Massage School
1997-present     TouchPro, Trainer (method of chair massage)
:        Adjunct Faculty Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio

Professional Certifications

2019  Dayan Arts Intermediate Wild Goose QiGong Instructor
2016  Art of Longevity    Instructor
2008  Karuna® Reiki Master/Teacher
2007  Reiki Master/Teacher (Usui)
2005  Licensed Massage Therapist, State of Kentucky (Kentucky Board of Licensure)
1997  TouchPro, Trainer (method of chair massage)
1989  TouchPro Practitioner (method of chair massage)
1989  Infant Massage Instructor (CEMI:  Certified Educator of Infant Massage)
1988  Licensed Massage Therapist, State of Ohio (Medical Board) 

Professional Affiliations
American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA)
American Polarity Therapy Association (APTA) 
International Association of Infant Massage, US (IAIM-US)
International Association of Reiki Practitioners (IARP)
Reiki Membership Association (RMA)
TouchPro International (TPI)


For a complete bio including my educational background and approach to massage therapy, simply give me a call or send me an email. I look forward to hearing from you!