New Staff Highlight: Scarlet Ryan

 Scarlet’s  staff profile  is on our website.Click staff on the tool bar, then facials. Scarlet brings over 16 years experience in day spa skincare to Urban Sanctuary. She holds a medical esthetics license and is expert at speed waxing, microdermabrasion, advanced facials and makeup application. She gives an amazing facial! Here we share with you a few interesting details about …

Staff Highlight: Allison Snell LMT

Allison Snell is the newest member of our massage department at Urban Sanctuary. Allison brings with her a wealth of interesting life and career experience as well as a real passion for massage. People are raving about Allison. She is really fun to be with and clients thoroughly enjoy her massage work. Allison has a background in Medical Massage which …

Staff Highlight: Jan Bush

Jan Bush joined our massage department over the winter holidays of 2014.She started by helping us out with Sunday massage shifts and quickly moved into a full time position. Jan is a very talented massage therapist with a lot of heart. A great fit for Urban Sanctuary. Jan, tell me what your favorite clients services are at Urban Sanctuary. What …

Staff Highlight: Ian Guthrie

Ian Guthrie is Assistant Spa Manager atUrban Sanctuary. He assists in managing the front desk, oversees the scheduling and  flow of spa services, attends to clients’ needs and looks after the well-being of the overall house. Ian is indispensable, and his personality is such that he’s won the love and favor of many staff and Urban Sanctuary clients. We are very fortunate …

Staff Highlight: Dina LaFera

Dina has joined us on staff at Urban Sanctuary with 18 years of success in the field of esthetics under her belt. To name a few of Dina’s gifts, she has a wonderful passion for skincare, a nice sense of community and a great love for people. We are thrilled to have Dina with us. Dina gives facials, facial peels, …

Staff Highlight: Nathan Hale

 Urban Sanctuary has been voted Athens’ Favorite Day Spa 3 times and Athens’ Best Day Spa 5 times.    Nathan Hale came on staff at Urban Sanctuary during our couples massage rush week in February, this year. He brings many years of experience and professional training to the table. Nathan has worked in Athens as a massage therapist for over …

Staff Highlight: Misty Hardin

  We are very pleased to have Misty Hardin join us on staff full-time at Urban Sanctuary! Misty is a very talented esthetician who has been doing facials, waxing and make-up in Athens for several years. She knows the Naturopathica Skincare line very well, loves make-up, is very passionate about skin care and giving personal service. It shows. Misty, what attracted you …

Staff Highlight: Kela Griffith

Kela Griffith      Kela Griffith was the very first person to do a pedicure at Urban Sanctuary in the summer of 2010, when we first opened the nail department at our new Boulevard location. We were a little worried that the hustle and bustle of nail services might compromise our otherwise serene spa atmosphere, but Kela set the tone …

Our Dads

Kela’s Dad Kela’s Dad, Calvin Dunn, taught her how to lay foundation for a building. Together, they built the night club that he owned and operated. He used to have a pair of snake skin shoes in every single color! Kela just beams when she tells stories about her dad. Candice’s Dad Donald Courcy is pictured here on Easter day, circa 1979, …