Valerie is originally from Hyattsville Maryland, which is located outside of DC. She graduated from Potomac Massage Training Institute in February 2017. She quickly realized her passion within this field after she received her first massage. Ironically, this massage was scheduled during her training session for swimming, which made a huge impact on her interest. Valerie strives to create an individual client-centered massage for every member that she encounters to meet his or her specific needs at that particular time. Valerie’s background with being a collegiate athlete as well as being a certified personal trainer; has guided her to find her passion in working with individuals who find being physically active enjoyable.