Meet the Team

Erin Johnson, LMT

Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork 

Erin Johnson graduated from Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage in 2014. She started her career focusing on hot stone deep tissue and Swedish technics, since moving to Charlottesville her modalities have adapted to sports massage, injury prevention, and recovery. She strongly believes that massage and self-care can start a vast improvement for quality of life when adapted for each individual.

Maggie Walsh, LMT

Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

Maggie graduated from The Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy in 2006 and has since worked alongside physical therapists, chiropractors, acupuncturists, and personal trainers, allowing her to expand her knowledge of the human body and treatment options.  She has experience working with a variety of athletes, pre and postnatal women, individuals with frequent migraines, TMJ Syndrome, fibromyalgia, hip and knee replacements, and cancer. Using a combination of myofascial release, trigger point therapy, shiatsu, and cupping, Maggie has established herself as an exceptional therapist renowned for her comprehensive and customized treatment.

Stella Harvey, LMT

Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

I received my certification from Fortis Institute in Pensacola Flordia and my skills include Swedish and Deep Tissue. I take pride in every massage so you will feel relaxed and stress-free.

Rachael Heeschen, LMT

Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

Hi, I’m Rachael. I am a newly certified CMT, and have worked exclusively with Halo Salt Spa since the spa first opened. My holistic approach to the healing art of massage is enhanced by extensive training and techniques. My therapeutic techniques during my swedish and deep tissue massages are designed to ease stress from both mind and body. You will get up from the table a whole new person.

Carter Waite LMT

Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork

Carter received her massage training at the Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage, and has been practicing since 2013. She specializes in Trigger Point Therapy, injury based rehabilitative massage, and focused work on neck and shoulders. She also offers Hot Bamboo, Hot Stone, and Prenatal massage. She has experience working alongside chiropractors, as well as experience working in spa settings and wellness centers providing relaxation and therapeutic services. She works with each client to customize their session, making sure to meet each person’s specific needs.

Our Bamboo massage specialist. She uses various lengths and widths of heated bamboo to knead deeper and firmer then experience using only the hands. It is a technique that is excellent for reaching knots and removing lactic acid and other tension -causing wastes. It improves lymphatic drainage, releases endorphins, improves sleep.

Carter is a Charlottesville native who has a passion for massage, and a commitment to giving giving back to her community.

Kristina Muldoon, LMT, BCTMB

Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork
Kristina graduated from Virginia School of Massage in 2010. Trained in various modalities of massage including Swedish, Reflexology, Myofascial and Deep tissue massage, she’s honed in on her greatest passions with continuing education and further training in Reiki and Craniosacral therapy.
Kristina uses her knowledge and training, in combination with intuition to provide customized massage therapy sessions for general well-being, relaxation/stress relief, increased happiness and quality of life, and recovery from chronic aches/pains and injuries.

Carla Galbreath, NP

Halo Salt Spa Medical Director

Carla has been a Licensed Family Nurse Practitioner since 2011. She went to the University of Virginia for both her undergraduate and graduate studies. Between her degrees, she became a certified yoga instructor in 2009 at the Charlottesville Yoga School and also received training in Reiki. Carla later attended National Laser Institute in NYC and Philadelphia and is certified in cosmetic lasers, Botox injections, and dermal fillers. She is licensed as an Autonomous Nurse Practitioner in both Virginia and New York and has extensive experience working in the urgent care setting, treating patients with minor illnesses and injuries, as well as performing cosmetic injectable treatments.