NCBTMB Announces New Board Certificants of 2nd Quarter 2022

BURR RIDGE, IL —Twenty-seven massage therapists earned their Board Certification in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (BCTMB®) this past quarter from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), joining a community of more than 13,000 massage therapists worldwide.

“Congratulations! Your commitment to excellence is to be applauded! Board Certification indicates that you are highly qualified in your field,” said Dolly Wallace, BCTMB, LMT, and NCBTMB President. “Healthcare practitioners look for that credential when referring their patients for massage therapy. Consumers also seek out Board Certified therapists. Board Certification means something!”

The new Board Certificants are:

Frances Austin, BCTMB

Houston, TX

Peter Finfrock, BCTMB

Richmond, VA

Sherine Bailey, BCTMB

Miramar, FL

Teri Holden, BCTMB

Louisville, KY

Jeffery Boyd, BCTMB

St Louis, MO

Demetris Jackson, BCTMB

Houston, TX

Joshua Brunia, BCTMB

Pewaukee, WI

Heather Johnson, BCTMB

Wadena, MN

Amanda Burlison, BCTMB

Reno, NV

Christie Johnson, BCTMB

Spring, TX

Kelley Cantu, BCTMB

Oshkosh, WI

Emma Kingston, BCTMB

Carson, WA

Jackye Crumley, BCTMB

Brownwood, TX

Alison Lopez, BCTMB

Cupertino, CA

Beverly Dowless, BCTMB

Lumberton, NC

Roman Manevich, BCTMB

West Palm Beach, FL

Jennifer Drobac, BCTMB

Phoenix, AZ

Lachina Morisma Campbell, BCTMB

West Palm Beach, FL

Sarah Engen, BCTMB

Hudson, WI

John Pennie, BCTMB

Oviedo, FL

Yelena Pogosova, BCTMB

San Diego, CA

Jeffrey Smajstrla, BCTMB

Dripping Springs, TX

Jessenia Quinonez, BCTMB

Woodmere, NY

Juntan Song, BCTMB

Albuquerque, NM

Brianna Michele Racine, BCTMB

Dallas, OR

Tatiana Sosnina, BCTMB

Las Vegas, NV

Adele Thaxton, BCTMB

New Castle, DE

Board Certification in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (BCTMB®) is the highest credential within the massage and bodywork profession. Choosing to become Board Certified demonstrates advanced assessment and critical thinking abilities, as well as provides instant credibility to current and prospective clients and employers. The program is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).


NCBTMB is a non-profit organization with the mission to elevate the massage therapy profession nationwide by establishing and advancing the highest credentials and standards of excellence. In addition to the BCTMB®, NCBTMB offers the Approved Provider Program, the country’s most-respected source for continuing education approval by state boards, government and regulatory agencies, and massage therapists. NCBTMB also offers the Massage Therapy Assessment for Certification (MTAC) and the Assigned Schools program.