Our Therapists

Massage Ninjas. Experts. Specialists.

Our average massage therapist has over 13 years experience, and you can feel the difference. With experience comes depth of knowledge, refined touch skills, and the ability to troubleshoot complex problems. We know a lot about how the body works, and we’re always learning more.

What does it take to be a Myo Austin Massage Therapist?

We take hiring seriously.  We look for exceptional quality of touch, extensive education and experience, a passion for the work and a drive for continued learning.  Our therapists each have unique styles and areas of expertise, but they are all among the best massage therapists in Austin.  Let us help find the best match for you!

Shama Blaney

Shama has been a therapist since 1998.  She is passionate about holistic health and combines structural and energetic work to create a relaxing, yet effective bodywork experience.

Adelyn Botto

Adelyn has been a therapist since 1992.  Her sessions are designed to address the structural issues/pain that occurs when the nervous system creates physical adaptations to stress.

Tara White

Tara White has been a licensed massage therapist since 1994 and a yoga teacher since 1997. She has also been a core instructor at the Lauterstein Conway Massage School since 1997.

Kelli Roan

Kelli has been a massage therapist for 18 years. She specializes in pain management/structural massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy, sports massage, and deep tissue.

Olga King

Olga King has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since June 2010, but her road began much earlier. In 1993 she graduated from a Medical School in Moscow, Russia, with an M.D. degree in Pediatrics

Heidi Timer

Heidi Timer has been a bodyworker since 2003 and specializes in Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) and Pain Management.

Wendy Powell

Wendy has been a therapist since 2006 and specializes in lymphatic drainage, Thai massage, deep tissue, and pain management.  Her work is intentional, intuitive and specific.

Amanda Chapa

Amanda has been in practice since 2008 and has extensive experience in deep tissue and prenatal massage.  She enjoys doing detailed work with a more gentle approach.

Katy Valias

Katy’s style incorporates Myofascial release, Trigger point therapy, Movement and Structural integration and a Firm Swedish blend.  She also has a background as a dancer and athlete.

Kevin Valias

Kevin has a strong foundation in Structural bodywork and myofascial release, and he is devoted to working with acute and chronic injuries/ chronic tension to restore balance and muscular integrity.

Kelly Harvey

Kelly has spent most of her career working in therapeutic and clinical settings, and also has a background in martial arts. Her modalities include Swedish, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, and Sports Massage.

Katie Johns

Katie’s long-term interest in anatomy and biology makes her work precise and informed, and she enjoys the problem-solving aspects of helping people with chronic pain from postural issues or injuries.

Rachael Wilder

Rachael has been a massage therapist since 2008.  She effectively combines deeply relaxing with focused therapeutic work.  She specializes in Arvigo Abdominal Massage.

David Laws

David has gained exceptional knowledge and techniques from modalities including ART, Craniosacral Therapy, Myofascial release, IASTM, and PNF.

Deborah Marasco

Deborah’s own experience with chronic pain have left her with an empathy and understanding for those in acute and chronic pain.  She combines Swedish, Deep tissue, CranioSacral, Myofascial, Hot stone and Trigger point therapies.

Barton Marks

From athletes to those who spend too much time in from of the computer, his goal is to reduce stress, eliminate pain, and improve lost range of motion.  Barton specializes in sports massage, kinesiotape, and pain management.

Heidi Siegenthaler

Heidi has been licensed since 1992.  She works with the client’s breath and incorporates techniques ranging from light lymphatic or energy work to firm circulatory strokes to deep tissue release with structural balance in mind.

Jesse Crandell

Jesse has extensive training but specializes in Precision Neuromuscular Therapy (PNMT) (a technique focusing on assessment and specific treatment of soft-tissue injury, pain, and dysfunction), and Ashiatsu barefoot massage.

Drea Fackler

Drea integrates a broad range of techniques such as neuromuscular work, acupressure, cranio sacral, Thai, trager (movement), visceral work, Swedish, and Lomi Lomi.

Patrick Rodgers

Patrick has a thorough and educational style, with a focus on Myofascial Release and Active Release.  They are also experienced with post-surgical massage.

Melanie Talbert

Her work is heart-centered,  deep and thorough, incorporating deep myofascial release with stretching.  She has training in Swedish, Deep Tissue massage, Thai massage, and a variety of other modalities.

Joseph Ramirez

Joseph’s talent lies in his ability to integrate deeper, more intense work with the subtle but profound balancing aspects of Marma energy points to assist therapeutic shifts in the body.  He often also incorporates stretching or scalp, hand, and foot massage.

Shelly Smith

Shelly specializes in Chi Nei Tsang (Qi Gung abdominal massage), Digestive Health, Reflexology, and Prenatal Massage.  Her massage style integrates Swedish with some shiatsu point work and warming friction.

Laura Srygley

Laura’s work is based on being fully present, intuitive, and allowing a person’s natural movement help restore the body.  She has years of experience working with common chronic pain issues, and specializes in Lymphatic Drainage.

Kay Manis

 Kay practices with body, mind and spirit during massage. She enjoys working with clients through the entire process, helping them find healing emotionally and physically.

Erin McCabe

Erin’s style is firm, flowing and intuitive, with specific deep tissue work combined with parasympathetic engagement to relieve acute pain or improve chronic concerns.

Mary Gilroy

Mary likes to combine Swedish, deep tissue, myofascial techniques, stretching and mobilizing into most sessions.  Her previous position with a chiropractor gave her a strong clinical background.

Kelly Marshall

Kelly has worked in both clinical and spa environments and is also a yoga therapist.  He offers a truly integrative experience, incorporating nervous system integration via verbal breathing and embodiment cues.

Sarah Jones

Sarah is studying to be a physical therapist.  Her work combines deep tissue massage, Swedish and Thai massage techniques.

Michael Arbuckle

Michael’s style includes long, deep compressions, focused work, and integration with full body stretches.  He draws from Thai massage, sports, deep tissue, Myofascial release and active/passive stretching and mobilizations.

Catherine Collett

Catherine Collett has been in practice since 2003 with a focus on pain management, structural bodywork, myofascial release, and lymphatic drainage.

Levi Cory

Levi Cory has 15 years experience with Structural Bodywork using Structural Integration techniques and philosophies in massage treatment.