Joann D’Armetta is a licensed massage therapist (LMT) earning her licensure in 2008 from the School of Integrative Therapies. Since becoming a massage therapist Joann has worked in local spas including Massage Envy and privately owned establishments. For the past 6 years she has been the senior massage therapist at an affluent day spa in Staten Island, NY.
Earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from CUNY of Staten Island, NY, Joann began her career as a Catholic High School Science Teacher. She then changed career paths and worked for Morgan Stanley in both Manhattan and Jersey City for nearly a decade as a Project Manager for their Client Reporting Services Division.
Joann decided to return to the classroom and continue her education to pursue massage therapy. Her career and life change enables her not only to follow her passion but to enjoy her family with the flexibility of working close to home. Over the past few years Joann has earned certifications in various massage techniques such as Reiki, pre-natal, orthopedic and sports massage. She joined the Advanced Wellness team in 2015 as a Massage Therapist with their Chiropractic group.
As a busy mother, Joann enjoys spending time with her three children. She loves to travel with her family and friends and spends much time outdoors assisting and coaching her children on their baseball/softball teams. In her spare time she enjoys uncovering and refurbishing hidden treasures from yard and estate sales.