Mattie joined our Massage Therapy program in November, and will be graduating in early June. She has excelled in the program and will be an amazing massage therapist! You can check out all of our category leaders and award winners from the month of March by clicking here.
Q- Where is your hometown?
A- Hebron & Minot, ND
Q- How long have you been a student at TSPA?
A- Since November 2021
Q- What is your favorite food?
A- I’m all about healthy organic foods, but if you ask my classmates they will tell you it’s peanut butter.
Q- Why did you choose The Salon Professional Academy?
A- From my own research, I found it to be the most inclusive program that offered the most variation of techniques.
Q- Why did you decide to pursue a career in Massage Therapy?
A- It was a natural progression from previous body oriented education. I’ve always had an interest in bodywork & the mind-body connection.
Q- What is your favorite movie?
A- 2008 film – Dakota Skye
Q- Describe TSPA in one word.
Q- What is your favorite thing about TSPA?
A- My educators. They have been open-minded and willing to help in any way they can.
Q- Who is your favorite band/music artist?
A- It’s a tie between Penelope Scott and Kota the Friend.
Q- When did you first become interested in a career in Massage Therapy?
A- It’s happened over a few years and it became obvious in late August-early September of 2021.
Q- What are your plans after you graduate?
A- There are so many opportunities for expanding my career and I’m still collecting information. I have taken a position with Aspen Acupuncture in Moorhead, MN for my immediate future.
Q- What do you like to do in your spare time?
A- Reading, Yoga and spending time out in nature with my dog – connected to the earth.