Susan spent 12 years as an EMT and Aerospace Medical Technician in the United Stated Air Force before discovering a passion for massage therapy and its healing benefits. She attended American Institute of Massage now Lotus School of Integrated Professions in Richmond, Virginia, graduating top of her class in May 2015. Upon graduation, she moved with her family to the quaint little town of Burlington, Iowa where she founded KS Massage Therapy. In 2018, her practice was awarded Best of The Best in Massage Therapy for Southeast Iowa. In 2019, a family move brought her to Durham, NC where she opened Bull City Massage Therapy. Susan believes fully in the body's ability to heal itself if given proper nutrition, nurturing, meditation and balance. She is certified and licensed to practice massage therapy in North Carolina, Virginia and Iowa and has multifaceted experience working with athletes of all levels and ages. Susan's massage technique is best described as smooth and flowing. Pressure can be adjusted for any preference but her signature smooth flow transition throughout the session promotes deep relaxation and presence.
Professional Memberships and Certifications:
North Carolina Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy License # 18245
Iowa Board of Massage Therapy License #079972
Virginia Board of Nursing Certified Massage Therapist #0019013617
Bamboo-fusion Certified 2016
American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) Member
USAV IMPACT Certified
Background Screening through USAV since 2011
We are committed to always go above and beyond for our clients. Our goal is to provide custom therapeutic sessions tailored to your specific needs to help you find balance in your body and your daily life. During your initial appointment, we will review your medical history to ensure the highest standard of care. Follow-up sessions include a review of your history and a discussion of new issues or concerns since your last session.
We use organic/vegan massage products by Sacred Earth, raw organic shea butters and organic coconut oil.