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!

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.

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.

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.

Jesse Crandell

Jesse Crandell has been in practice since 2003 and has a wide range of focuses including Ashiatsu, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Myofascial Release, Precision Neuromuscular Therapy (PNMT), and Trigger Point Therapy.

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.

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.

Aimee Radding

Aimee started her massage training in 2008. She is passionate therapist committed to curating each massage session to the individual needs of each client. Her practice is integrative: combining clinical bodywork techniques as well as an intuitive flow.

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.

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.

Ginger McGilvray

Ginger incorporates myofascial release, restorative deep tissue work, patient and exploratory stretching and craniosacral therapy, encouraging a settling in the client’s nervous system so that the body’s innate ability to rebalance can take over.

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.

Sarah Jones

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

David Laws

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

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.

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.

Kim Taylor

Kim has been practicing massage since 2016, after attending the Lauterstein-Conway massage school and clinic. Kim has experience working in both spas and clinical settings, and feels that Myo offers the perfect combination of therapy and relaxation.

Stephen Shortnacy

Stephen Shortnacy has been in practice since 2007 and he understands the pain and needs of those who suffer from symptoms found in such conditions as ankylosing spondylitis, fibromyalgia, or spondyloarthropathy, which makes him a very effective therapist in treating and managing pain.

Kate Green

Kate has been therapist since 2008, practicing full time since 2019. Her work focuses on relaxation and tension relief. She is committed to continued growth as a therapist. Her work is holistic, intentional, and caring.

Heidi Summers

Heidi Summers has been practicing massage therapy since 2014 with a focus in integrative bodywork, pain management, and balancing energy work. Her experience covers acute and chronic pain related issues, post-operative therapy, pre-and postnatal care, stress and anxiety treatment, and palliative care.

Ben Christensen

Ben Christensen is a graduate of Avenue Five Institute here in Austin. He has a keen interest in the art of massage, the art of music, and the art of helping people. Having learned to manage his own muscular pain through massage and wellness education, Ben is eager to offer therapeutic experiences and work with your needs.

Tammi Shepard

Tammi Shepard views massage as important to the ongoing maintenance of life and your self care is an investment. With skilled compassionate touch, she seeks to facilitate comfort in both body and mind with the focus on stress relief, relaxation and alleviating discomfort using Swedish and deep tissue massage and Myofascial release techniques.

Elday Kornberg

Elday discovered massage therapy as a tool to manage anxiety and chronic pain. Her alignment-focused approach works in tandem with her warmth and intelligence to create a space conducive to release and growth. She has a knack for making somatic concepts accessible and enjoyable to learn, challenging her clients to facilitate their own healing.

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

Levi Cory

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

Catherine Collett

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

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.

Leila Seraphin

Leila Seraphin has been in practice since 2015 with a focus on Deep Tissue and Orthopedic work. She is a graduate of Connecting Point Massage Therapy located in Telluride, Colorado. Leila cares deeply about her clients well-being and works to target areas that are the root of chronic or acute issues and discomfort.

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.

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.