Samantha has been studying and specializing in the skin care industry for over 12 years, during which time she has gained knowledge and experience in all aspects of skin anatomy and crafted her skills on addressing skin conditions and disorders by selecting appropriate treatments and skin care products. She understands that having skin or body-image issues, sometimes can affect the emotional and psychosocial aspects of a person’s life.
Licensed as an Esthetician and Cosmetologist, and Certified in Medical and Clinical Oncology Aesthetics, Master Educator in Esthetics and Laser Technician, Samantha emphasis is to achieve positive results in anti-aging treatments and correcting or reducing common skin conditions associated with acne, pigment disorders and skin problems linked to cancer treatments.
Assistant Spa Manager
Jessica has been a licensed aesthetician for five years and has been in love with skin care her whole life. She herself has struggled with her own skin issues and it motivates her even more to help her clients feel confident in their own skin. With Jessica having her bachelor’s degree in chemistry, she can provide the best knowledge to her clients when it comes to skin care ingredients. Jessica is committed to provide the upmost best customer service to help clients have an amazing spa experience at the Gold Canyon Resort Spa.
Client CoordinatorMy name is Madisyn and I work the Front Desk at The Spa. I plan on attending Chandler Gilbert in the fall and study general classes. I enjoy being outdoors and interacting with people. I’m so glad to be part of this amazing team!
Debbie is our Front Desk receptionist on the weekends. She is a telecommuter during the week. On her down time, she enjoys going to concerts, Colorado River and spending time with family and friends.
Massage therapistKrista has been performing massages for over 18 years and has been employed and the Gold Canyon Golf Resort ever since she moved to Gold Canyon from Wisconsin almost 5 years ago. She enjoys blending massage techniques to custom create a healing and relaxing experience for all of her guests. She especially enjoys giving relaxation, body treatments and Thai foot therapies.
Vanessa has loved every moment of her massage career and has since spent her time constantly evolving and improving her massage to benefit each clients’ specific needs. She enjoys giving body treatments like salt scrubs and wraps and especially loves giving deep tissue massages. Vanessa enjoys playing with the different choices for aromatherapy, as well as using her alternative medicine knowledge to use the essential oils beneficially during your session. Vanessa’s ultimate goal is to help each client leave feeling refreshed and provide them with long term bodywork.
I have 6 years of experience in the hair industry. I enjoy helping brides look and feel their best on their wedding day! Braiding is one of my specialties. I also enjoy highlights, creative color etc. Hair is my passion and I enjoy getting to know my clients and giving them the look, they want to achieve!
Massage TherapistJacque is a graduate of The Cortiva Institute formally well known as, The Arizona School of Massage Therapy where she earned several awards including Honor Roll with a 4.0 GPA, and was selected as The Most Valuable Practitioner of her class. She is passionate in assisting others with natural forms of healing and specializes in Swedish, deep tissue, reflexology, trigger point, sports massage, and Cranial Sacral modalities. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family, creating art by way of photography, and also being outdoors. Jacque strives to inspire her clients to achieve their personal goals by improving balance, flexibility, and by bringing healing to invoke a healthier mind, body, and spirit.
Julianne graduated from The East Valley Institute of Technology in 2015, earning her Esthetician license during her senior year of high school. Growing up her interest in correcting problematic skin conditions was always a deep passion she possessed. When the opportunity to specialize in the art of skin care arose, she jumped at the chance. She believes in staying educated on the latest techniques and approaches when it comes to the advancing technology in the world of beauty. Julianne understands that the industry is constantly evolving and developing new methods in the field of Esthetics and feels that continuing to acquire and master new skills is essential in this line of work.
Massage therapist in training
Lila is currently attending school to become a massage therapist and will be graduating in May. Her passion is natural healing and helping others. She is excited to further her knowledge and experience with The Spa team here at Gold Canyon Golf Resort. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, expressing her creativity and meeting new people.
From Apache Junction Arizona, Kata has been licensed for 4 years. She Graduated from the Aveda Institute, with extended training in barbering and editorial styling in various salons and barber shops all over the world. Aside from her job as a mother, Kata enjoys being outside, travelling, good food, and working with clean products that are friendly to your body as well as the environment.