MEET OUR TEAM

Each of our wellness professionals owns their own business, rents their own individual suite, and takes payment separately. Please schedule with a practitioner that fits your specific needs.

Click on a wellness professional's available services link to bring you to their services and pricing page.

 
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KRISTINA PIEHL-OCHOA

Owner & Licensed Massage Therapist

As a nationally certified massage therapist, Kristina brings over 20 years of experience. She is licensed to perform massage therapy in the state of Wisconsin and a member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA). Since opening Bodywise in 2011, Kristina has become a strong supporter of self-care and promoting the body's ability to heal itself. Her goal for every session is to create a space that allows the mind and body to return to their natural state of harmony and balance.

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ANALYN FAMANAS

Licensed Massage Therapist

As a licensed massage therapist from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork since 2013, Analyn strives for complete relaxation, harmony, and balance during each session. Analyn specializes in a combined flow of Swedish, deep tissue, myofascial release, trigger points, sports massage with focused breathing, and is experienced in chair massage. She is passionate about educating clients in self-care and helping them reach their individual needs and goals.

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KRYSTAL POLENSKI

Licensed Massage Therapist

A graduate of the Wisconsin Institute of Natural Wellness, Krystal has been a licensed Massage Therapist in Wisconsin since 2010. She is experienced in Swedish, deep tissue, prenatal or pregnancy as well as hot stone massages. Krystal enjoys providing a relaxing yet therapeutic session by helping clients relax and heal muscle and body aches. She strives to restore natural healing to the mind and body.

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XIAO RICE

Licensed Massage Therapist

Xiao has a passion for helping people with pain management and wellness. As a licensed massage therapist and currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Xiao strives to help clients live with less pain and more comfort. She specializes in neuromuscular techniques, TP treatment, myoskeletal techniques, PNF stretching for specific needs, and combines gentle, soothing opening and closing to relax the mind. Xiao enjoys seeing the body’s ability to heal through therapeutic treatment and the connection between the body and mind through touch that aids in the body’s healing process.

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BARBIE CLARKE

Licensed Massage Therapist & Esthetician

With over 30 years of experience, Barbie focuses on each client’s individual needs and offers a customized, unique, and relaxing experience. Intuition and ancient healing arts guide Barbie’s massage sessions. As a graduate in Massage Therapy from Aesthetics University in Wauwatosa, Wis., Barbie received training from John Barnes, the founder of Myofascial Release, and certified her in unwinding and myofascial release. Barbie also received certification from the Vibrational Sound Association as a practitioner and is a certified Wu Wei Reiki Master and Clinical Hypnotherapist. Barbie specializes in vibrating Himalayan Sound Bowls, crystal healing, smudging, hot stones, silicone cupping, astrology, guided meditation, oracle cards, essential oils, and chakra energy balancing. She also offers her famous “Pickles & Ice Cream Massage,” which has been a favorite among expecting mothers. Whether it’s an intense muscular massage with attention to trigger points or a relaxing “float into space” vibe, she intends to provide a truly unique and relaxing experience.

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THERESA ANDERSON

Licensed Massage Therapist

Theresa’s goal is relaxation. As a 2002 graduate from White River School of Massage in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Theresa has also specialized in myofascial release, cupping, and instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization. With the client’s consent, she often integrates these modalities into her treatments to release soft tissue restrictions, which may result in structural misalignment causing tension and pain throughout the body. Theresa commonly uses warm towels, essential oils (when appropriate), and warm stones to facilitate muscle relaxation.

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SARA BONILLA

Licensed Esthetician

Sara has a true passion for skincare and beauty. She strives to help clients achieve their goals and it is important to Sara that her clients are comfortable and at ease when receiving esthetic services. Whether it be facials, microdermabrasion, peels, or waxing services, Sara enjoys performing them all. As a 2012 graduate of the VICI Beauty School in Milwaukee, Sara continuously researches trends and techniques related to her field. In her free time, she enjoys baking and cake decorating (cupcakes are her specialty!).

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ANDREA LESNER

Licensed Esthetician

Andrea has a passion for all things skin and is proud to customize skincare needs specific to each client’s needs and goals. As an out-of-the-box thinker, Andrea likes to get creative with her services. Whether clients need customized facials, microdermabrasion, a chemical peel or body wax, or body service, she maintains a relaxed environment. Andrea is a graduate of The Salon Professional Academy Esthetics program, and when she’s not researching new and up-and-coming techniques for her field, she enjoys spending time with her family.

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JESSICA GILLENGERTEN

Licensed Acupuncturist

BodyWise’s resident acupuncturist, Jessica brings a rich background of herbal knowledge, nutritional studies, organic farming, and beekeeping to our practice. She has traveled extensively around the world, including Canada, Europe, South America, and the Caribbean learning from the industry’s top neuroacupuncturists. Holding a Master’s Degree in Oriental Medicine, Jessica is also a certified neuroacupuncturist - actually, one of the first 65 people in the United States to hold this title! Jessica’s healing style embodies new research with ancient techniques allowing her to provide compassionate, individualized care to each patient. For those a bit hesitant about needles, Jessica also offers acupressure.

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KELLY FERRO

Psychic Medium

Kelly’s life's mission is to show clients that life exists on the other side. She is the voice of spirit and embraces the beautiful messages sent from loved ones passed on. Many clients have experienced a connection both knowingly or unknowingly. However, Kelly’s gift provides a bridge to deliver unconditional love and guidance from friends and family members that clients are unable to physically see. According to Kelly, “I am not here to prove myself to anyone...If I could provide some kind of evidence showing you that your loved ones are in the presence of God and living in a realm of pure love, then I have done my job. I want you to know your loved ones reside eternally in a beautiful paradise called heaven.”

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RAELENE PINON

Certified Yoga Instructor

Since 2001, Raelene has been teaching yoga and is an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher (E-RYT 500) through Yoga Alliance, and a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Raelene specializes in restorative, prenatal and postnatal, Nidra, meditation, pranayama, subtle energy, sound healing, chakra exploration, and more. She believes that the most important component when practicing the physical branch of yoga is learning how to safely experience each pose through proper alignment for each person's body, which allows everyone and every "body" to enjoy their personal practice of yoga both mindfully and physically. According to Raelene, “I look forward to walking this beautiful journey together."

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CHREESHA NGUYEN

Licensed Nail Technician

Chreesha started Natural Nails over 20 years ago and is excited to provide her services at BodyWise.

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CRYSTAL CARTER

Certified Qi Gong Trainer & Reiki Master Teacher

Crystal is a Certified Qigong Trainer and Reiki Master Teacher who empowers her clients to create balance within themselves on an emotional, physical, and spiritual level. By utilizing the healing modalities of Qigong or Reiki, Crystal will determine the location of any energetic blockages a client may have and redirect energy in such a manner that balance is restored.

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ANDREA SCHEUERMANN

Life Empowerment Coach

Andrea’s journey to coaching began 10 years ago when she lost her mother to cancer. Through her mother’s transition she had her own awakening and realized life was too short to be unhappy and unfulfilled. Since then, Andrea has been on a mission to empower not only her own life, but also help others to do the same! Andrea has worked with survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, volunteers and families in hospice care, and most recently individuals experiencing homelessness. In all of these roles, her purpose is always the same - to empower others through coaching to help them live their best lives. Andrea has been trained in strategic intervention coaching through Robbins-Madanes Training and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology.