Sandra Solis graduated with honors from Ashmead College in Tigard, Oregon in 2006. She has been here since the clinic opened in 2011 and has grown the clinic. Sandi specializes in injury treatment focusing on restoring function of the cervical and lumbar spine. When she is not at the office she enjoys spending time with her family, their dogs and collecting eclectic music.
Karli Johnson, LMT CA
Karli Johnson has been a Massage Therapist with Willamette Valley Wellness since August 2012. She studied at Everest Institute, formerly Ashmead College and graduated with honors from Everest in December 2009. In addition to Swedish, Deep Tissue/Therapeutic Massage, prenatal massage and Myofascial Release; Karli also specializes in Active Isolated Stretching, Thai Massage on the table and working with kinesiology tape. She will employ various techniques into every treatment to ensure her client's unique needs are met.
In her free time Karli enjoys hanging out with her husband and 2 children, Kaelynn & Westley.
Ellen Montague, LMT CA
Ellen has been licensed and practicing massage therapy in Oregon since 1990 and started here at the clinic in October of 2013. Ellen specializes in Lomilomi (Hawaiian) massage, Craniosacral therapy, Lymphatic Drainage, and Reiki. When not doing massage, Ellen enjoys kayaking and gardening, walking with her partner Gary and their dog, as well as being at the shore.
Hillery McGovern, LMT CA
Hillery graduated from Ashmead school of massage in Tigard, OR in 2005.
Her primary massage practice is Swedish massage which can include deep tissue work and can be customized to your comfort and preference. Hillery has studied many massage modalities in continuing education courses that add to her technique.
As a young girl her mom was diagnosed with fibromyalgia, she used to ask Hillery to walk on her back, find the “knots” and stand on them. She didn’t know it but her mom was helping develop Hillery's talent and love for massage.
Nathan Furumasu, LMT CA
Nathan graduated from the University of Western States Massage Therapy program in March of 2016. He specializes in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic and Sports massage. He is also FMT Performance certified through Rock Tape (kinesiology tape). Nathan's massage focus is on improving a patient's performance, whether in daily activities or competition. Nathan works out of both, our south location and The RE_Building, located in West Salem.
In his spare time, Nathan enjoys hanging out with his wife and daughter, going on hikes, reading and cooking. Aside from those things, you'll mostly likely find him on the golf course.
Janelle Douglass, LMT CA
Janelle has been a massage therapist at our office since 2018 and works in both our south and west locations. In 2011 she received her massage license from Earth West College of the healing arts and has been working as a massage therapist since. She loves being able to target areas of the body people are experiencing pain and bring relief and healing.
While not at work, Janelle is busy with her little family and many pets. Among the many other things that keeps her busy she also fosters dogs.
Wendy Ryder, LMT CA
Wendy Ryder graduated from the massage program at Ashmead College in Tigard, Or in 2004 & has been practicing full time since 2007. She helped teach massage students at University of Western States for almost 5 years. Wendy specializes in therapeutic style massage, relaxation / Swedish massage, sports massage & deep tissue. Her motto is "Balancing Therapy & Relaxation" because she adjusts the massage to the client's needs without going too deep too fast.
She has 2 kids that keep her busy when she isn’t working. Her passion is to help others achieve their wellness goals towards a more functional body to better enjoy daily activities.