Joy Smith, LMT, CCT
Licensed Massage Therapist
Combining both art and science, Joy Smith is pleased to bring her broad experience and unique talents to the Lakewood Ranch area. A board-certified massage and cupping therapist, Joy is looking forward to sharing with you her 12 years of expertise and various modalities in order to help you achieve your massage health goals. A graduate of the prestigious Florida School of Massage, Joy is passionate about her field and is constantly updating her skills to create a personal experience for each individual client. Her modalities include; myofascial release, deep tissue, sports massage, reflexology, hot stones, neuromuscular, cupping, Swedish, and pregnancy massage. Joy’s professional experiences include spas, chiropractic offices, private clients, and professional athletes. Check with the front desk today to book your next massage experience with Joy.
Tanya Wiesner, is a licensed Aesthetician with over 5 years with work experience operating and owning a private skin care loft in the Lakewood Ranch area . She is trained and certified in Custom Facials, Chemical Peels, Dermaplaning, Epiwave, Microdermabrasion, LED treatments, Lymphatic Drainage and Microneedling. Tanya is a seasoned provider of treatments for aging skin, rosacea, and acne.
Tanya decided to become an esthetician because she is a warm and caring person and wanted to personally help her clients feel their best within their own skin. She understands that how we look also affects how we feel and enjoys developing personal treatment plans focused on realistic and satisfying results that build trust and long-term relationships. She offers professional skin consultations, innovative treatments, and customized product recommendations for each of her clients.
Tanya Wiesner, is a graduate of Manatee Technical College where she obtained her certification in Aesthetics. She is also a graduate of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in International Business.
Tanya is certified in many of the top skincare product lines available today. Her hobbies include taking fitness classes and she is interested in learning more about innovative treatments for aging skin.
Tanya's life motto is, "If you don't challenge yourself, you will never realize what you can become"
Massage Therapist & Esthetician
Licensed as a Massage Therapist for 29 years Licensed as an Esthetician for 28 years As an massage therapist, I enjoy making a difference in someone’s day. I am equally comfortable doing Swedish, relaxation massage, as I am doing a Deep tissue, Sports and/or Therapeutic massage. Each have a place in healing and relaxing the body and the mind All of my massages are customized to meet the individual needs of the person on my table Listening is an equally important part of the treatment. Other Spa options include: hot stones, reflexology, pregnancy, couples, body treatments, scrubs and professional stretching
Esthetics include the classic deep cleansing facial. As people’s skin in as varied as people are, there are facials for combination skin, dry or mature skin, oily skin, acne, rosecea, mild peels, etc. An instant glow and refreshed look will be seen on the very first visit
I live in Lakewood Ranch with my younger son and dog. I am into a healthy lifestyle and love to swim, hike and workout on a daily basis I moved here from Orlando and am love this area If I ever retire, I will become your neighborhood dog sitter., if I am not off traveling somewhere
Carrie has been a massage therapist since August 2013. She graduated with honors from Southeastern Institute in Charlotte NC. Being from NC she loves to pull for the Carolina Panthers and the Tar Heels. Carrie has a dual license in FL and NC. She also specializes in deep tissue, hot stone, prenatal, and cupping. In November 2018 she moved down to the sunshine state and made Sarasota home. Since moving to Florida she has put the hiking boots away and traded them for flip flops and sand. On the weekend you can find her at the beach with a book or exploring the marine life at the Mote aquarium.
Roseanna "Red" Brookhouser
Is a 23 year veteran of hair. Over the years, Roseanna has owned 2 salon and day spas in North Dakota and co-owned a satellite salon for Apollo Hair International, an elite Hair Replacement franchise providing permanent hair solutions for men and women experiencing hairloss. She also has managed 3 salon and day spas for Gary Callan International in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands as well as Beauty First in MPLS, Minnesota.
Although Roseanna is a well rounded stylist, her passion shines through the most in her Coloring services. She believes on playing on your best facial features to create a personalized color and cut that revolves around the seasons to preserve your hairs integrity. She loves taking the time educating her clients on how to reach their hair goals and help them replicate their new styles after the leave the salon. She also specializes in Long hair, whether you have it or you don't, Roseanna will help you achieve your desired hair growth and gorgeous locks.It is with great pleasure that we introduce you to Melissa Ariza, your new Membership Coordinator. Melissa has been in the club industry for more than seven years serving in various positions. She is excited to be at Esplanade and looks forward to meeting and getting to know the Members and staff.
Originally from Louisville, KY, Melissa has lived in Florida for over 20 years. She and her husband, Dan, have three children: sons, Matthew and Conner, and daughter, Megan. Melissa is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and is an avid Wildcat football and basketball fan. In her spare time, you can find her on the golf course and basketball courts watching her children compete.
I am originally from Maryland. Graduated with Business Management degree there. Graduated with Esthetics degree in 2009 from Central Florida College. I have worked at Safety Harbor Spa, Essentials Spa and Kneading Hands. Skincare is my passion and I enjoy helping people feel relaxed and rejuvenated. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends at the beach and amusement parks.
Mary Anne Zatina
Mary Anne worked in the insurance industry in Connecticut for 17 years. At the age of 64, she went back to school and became a massage therapist. They moved to Florida to “retire” and she began her new career in massage therapy. She wanted to slow down her own life and help people feel better – what better way to do this than through massage! Mary Anne loves her new career and receives great joy in relieving people’s stress and muscle pain and tension. She is looking forward to continuing to learn, in July she just completed a course in Reflexology and is working hard at practicing her newest knowledge and looking forward to offering this new modality to her clients.
Susan (Sunita) Staten
12+ years experienced in Swedish and Deep Tissue massage with Neuromuscular, Myofascial bodywork.
Trained by Internationally known Physical Therapists and Acupuncturist for alternative modalities to successfully relieve acute and chronic pain from injury and surgery.
Skilled in creating positive space for maximum healing and relaxation.
Patricia, a native of Peru, brings more than 20 years experience in Nail Technician. She began her career in Lima, Peru. In 2001, Patricia moved to Florida to advance her career. Prior to joining Esplanade Golf in Country Club, Patricia served as Nail Technician at Les Ciseaux Salon in Longboat Key, John Carl Spa Salon, Francisco Salon and TLC Salon in Sarasota.
Michael is a graduate of Mr. Dels University in Lakeland Fl and is a master barber who has had his license for 31 years. Michael enjoys hanging out with his girls and his friends.
Merari started her amazing career as a Nail Technician at the age of 22 and has been going strong for 11 years now! She enjoys creating new and innovative, one-of-a-kind designs with beautiful colors. From classic to fun, let her give your nails a unique personality that your nails need!