Johnie M.

Johnie has been around our office for quite some time as a client, manager for about 2.5 years and now as a massage therapist!  Johnie graduated from Dancing Prairie Massage School in 2018 and joined our team as a massage therapist. When not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her loved ones and taking care of her dogs. 

Are you a phenomenal massage therapist? If you are, we would love to talk with you about being part of our team. Please drop by and fill out an application, or email your resume to Lisa at 

Office Management 

Karen M. 

Jenny A.

Jenny graduated from La' James International College in the fall of 2015 as a licensed massage therapist and esthetician. She specializes in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Combo and Pregnancy massage; she also has a special interest in aromatherapy. Jenny recently moved back to Iowa City from Arizona! When not doing massage, she enjoys reading and spending time with her cat.

Guest Coordinators

Dana S.


Jerri K. 

Jerri graduated from La' James International College in summer 2015. She enjoys Swedish, Pregnancy and Deep Tissue massage, as well as mud wraps and salt scrubs. A licensed massage therapist and esthetician, Jerri specializes in facial and scalp massage and loves to help relieve headaches. In her free time, she can be found relaxing with her son, daughter, husband and dogs on their farm - or taking a ride on her ATV.

Rachel C.
Rachel graduated from Carlson College of Massage in 2008. Her specializations include Pregnancy, Sports and Trigger Point massage. Rachel enjoys working with aromatherapy and exploring methods of Deep Tissue work that are gentler and more comfortable for the client. When not working at Peaceful Nature Massage, Rachel enjoys spending time with her daughters and anything involving paint. 

Meet the Therapists

Lauren L.

Lauren graduated from East-West School of Integrative Healing Arts in December 2015. Deep Tissue and Swedish massage are her specialties; she can also perform Trigger Point, Pregnancy, Shiatsu and Chair massages. Lauren loves to stay active, especially when it means outdoor activities with her friends, family and dog.

We strive to employ only the best licensed massage therapists in the area.  All of our therapists are knowledgeable of postural analysis and will make sure that you are comfortable and satisfied with your experience.

Diana K.


Marisa D.

Marisa graduated from Carlson College of Massage Therapy in August 2013.  She specializes in Swedish and Deep Tissue massage, but also enjoys giving salt scrubs and mud wraps and has expanded her knowledge to include Pregnancy massage. When not working, Marisa can be found spending time with her loved ones, learning new things and playing with her dog.

Michelle E.
Michelle graduated from Carlson College of Massage Therapy in February 2018. Her technique is a combination of Swedish, Deep Tissue, & Myofacial. She also enjoys sports massage, chair massage, salt scrubs, mud wraps, and lava stones. Michelle is very passionate about Holistic Health. She is a devoted yogi who practices Crystal Healing Therapy. She looks forward to furthering her studies as a healer. In her free time you will find her running with her dog, entertaining family, and creating art.

Corina H. 

Corina graduated from La' James International College in February 2013.  She enjoys giving Swedish, Pregnancy and Chair massages and looks forward to expanding her specializations. In Corina's free time, she enjoys biking and spending time with friends and family.

Erika B.

Erika graduated from East-West School of Integrative Healing Arts in April 2017. She enjoys giving Swedish and Deep Tissue, as well as, Shiatsu and Chair massages. When she is not at Peaceful Nature Erika enjoys yoga, cuddling her kitties, running and reading.