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Meet your educators:

Karyn Hocking
Owner and Educator. Karyn is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Esthetician. She has been in business for herself since 2003 and is the owner of Salus Wellness Spa in Jenison. Karyn took over the school as owner of ISA in 2023 from founder, Loree Kennedy, after Loree retired from full-time teaching. Karyn is an active therapist/educator who works with the goal to pass her many years of experience in massage and business down to each student.

Rebecca Burgenmeyer
Educational Director and Educator. Rebecca is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Esthetician. She is currently active in and has been in the spa, massage, and esthetics industry since 2017. Rebecca has a Masters's in Education and was in College Residence Life Management for over 10 years. Her experience in education is an amazing addition to ISA and gives the students the ability to work with her for their individual, diverse learning style.

Mandi Zemba
Educator. Mandi is a Licensed Massage Therapist and has been in the industry since 2010. She has many years of experience working with athletes at GVSU and has held many Michigan Collegiate Running records. Mandi's experience with sports and spa clients gives her lots of different styles and techniques to share with ISA students.