Meet the Team!
Where professional meets wellness.
Each of our therapists who provide spa services are licensed with the state of CT to provide such services. Take a moment to get to know our staff before you book an appointment!
Joy Hoisington, CFNC, LE
Joy is the owner & CEO of Yeshua Spa & Wellness Center. She attended Chameleons School of Esthetics in Northampton, Ma, and graduated in 2005, and is licensed as an esthetician in both CT and MA. She has been practicing since 2005 and specializes in working with acneic skin, skin with texture issues and aged skin. She attended Southwest Institute of Healing Arts in Tempe, AZ from 2018-2020 where she received her Diploma in Holistic Nutrition & Wellness Coaching. She furthered her studies at the Functional Nutrition Alliance in 2021, where she became a Certified Functional Nutrition Counselor, and has been successfully practicing nutrition counseling since 2020 following the Functional nutrition model, She specializes in working with type II diabetes, and gut dysfunction, She has taught group classes on Intuitive Eating and provides one-on-one private nutritional coaching.
Kathy Lertora, LMT
Kathy has been practicing massage therapy since 2018, upon graduating from Asnuntuck Community College, and truly enjoys making others feel relaxed, pampered and comfortable. She specializes in finding the root cause of your pain, and helping to ease tense areas. She provides a truly holistic experience, addressing the needs of the body, the mind and the soul! If you come for a massage with Kathy, she will make sure you feel catered to, special and relaxed throughout your massage!
Rachel McCoy, LE
Rachel is a Licensed Esthetician with the state of CT. She was born and raised in Enfield, CT and graduated from Asnuntuck Community College in March of 2023. She provides facials, lash lifts and tints, waxing, body treatments and other various skin treatments here at our center. Rachel is also a receptionist here on certain days of the week.. She is very passionate about esthetics and strives to help clients achieve noticeable results!
Cerina Rodney, LMT
Cerina graduated from the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy at the top of her class in 2016, and has been a practicing massage therapist upon graduation . She is licensed in the state of CT. Cerina has recently become Cerified in Lymphatic Drainage through the Cortiva Institute. Lymphatic drainage can greatly help to reduce inflammation and pain in the body as well as improve immune system function and cardiovascular health. She specializes in deep tissue relief massage specifically for hip and shoulder issues. She enjoys helping clients to experience pain and tension relief as well as helping them feel deeply relaxed, healthy and whole.
Ben is our Customer Support Specialist here are the spa & wellness center. Ben graduated from University of Massachusetts in 2004 with a degree in Fine Arts. Ben brings over 25 years of customer service experience to our establishment. He will help you to choose the right service, and the right therapist, will help you schedule appointments, or answer any questions you may have. Please be sure to make an appointment soon!