Body Treatment Room at Natural Synergy Day Spa Parksville
ABOUT OUR
DAY SPA STAFF

Our Staff - Parksville Etheticians and Massage Therapists

Shelby Anderson - Reception

Shelby is proud to call the Oceanside area her home, as receptionist at the spa she is always happy to book your next Synergy service and greet you when you arrive, making sure your stay will be a refreshing one. In the meantime, she has finished her apprenticeship here at Synergy and is a trained nail technician. She is delighted to have the opportunity to deepen her knowledge and enhance her skills and be able to offer you treatments in a relaxing atmosphere. She looks forward to seeing you at the Spa!

Erica Dickson - Thai Masseuse at Natural Synergy Day Spa

Erica Dickson - Certified Masseuse

Erica a holistic body-worker who is certified and trained in many different modalities. She was self-taught from a very young age because she always enjoyed working with her hands. Erica is a certified masseuse from Pacific Rim College in Thai and Deep Tissue. She has on the job training in Thai Foot Reflexology.

Did you know in BC and Ontario you can claim your holistic massages under medical expenses, just keep your receipts until then.

Adrian Gatton - Registered Massage Therapist

Born and raised in the Oceanside area, Adrian graduated from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy in New Westminster. Excited to be back home, Adrian looks forward to serving his community through professional, evidence-based massage therapy.

Alysha O'Hara - Receptionist at Natural Synergy Day Spa

Alysha O'Hara - Receptionist

Alysha was born and raised in Vancouver, moved to the island when she was 12 and has loved the lifestyle and the accessibility to nature ever since. She is a friendly, kind hearted person. Alysha is very interested in learning about aesthetics as not only a hobby, but a possible career path. She has always been the type of person to lift people's spirits; encouraging self improvement is something she always strives for.

Katie Parker - Ethetician

Katie comes to us with love of make-up and shellac. Katie is a recent graduate of VIU and loves everything there is in the esthetics world. Her love of art, creativity and passion for make-up and beauty has allowed her to nestle in to the atmosphere here at Synergy Day Spa!

Rosemary Peters - Registered Massage Therapist at Natural Synergy Day Spa

Rosemary Peters - Registered Massage Therapist

Rosemary received her training from the West Coast College of Massage Therapy over 15 years ago. She continuously upgrades her education and is qualified in a variety of techniques. Rosemary practiced for many years as a nurse before having an accident, which led her to massage. Her and her family are new to the Oceanside area, from Mill Bay. She is pleased to be a part of Synergy and looks forward to meeting all of you.

Aura Vanderwal - Licensed Nail Technician at Natural Synergy Day Spa

Aura Vanderwal - Licensed Nail Tech, Certified Lash Tech, Trained Esthetician

Aura hails from Sidney BC where she spent 11 years perfecting her career as a nail technician and her addiction to all things chocolate! Providing therapeutic comfort for hands and feet is her specialty and passion. Working with her clients to achieve results and beauty is the goal. Aura is very excited to introduce all women to SHELLAC! As a great alternative to artificial nails, Shellac offers the best of support and long lasting shine while being as safe and natural as possible.She looks forward to "getting to know you..." and enjoying the wonderful Oceanside life!

Jo Vanderwal - Receptionist at Natural Synergy Day Spa

Jo Vanderwal - Manager / Reception / Laser Technician

Jo is a dynamic, optimistic, team player, who is enjoying the beach side scenery on the west coast. She loves to learn and meet people from every walk of life. Working in the fields of tourism, the service industry, photography, consulting, administration, and higher education has sharpened her vision for working with the diverse needs of clientele and the community. Her mission statement for her life is: Giving a Cup of Cold Water. No matter where she finds herself, her desire is to leave individuals encouraged and refreshed. From a business perspective her goal is: Excellence in all things.