Our Talented Team
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Nicole Budeau, LMT
Owner of AHH, Certified Prenatal Massage Therapist, Certified Infant Massage Instructor
Nicole is a certified Reiki Master & Licensed Massage Therapist with more than 13 years of experience. She is also certified in Prenatal and Postpartum Massage from The Prairie School of Massage in Illinois, where she received advanced training in pregnancy, labor, and postpartum massage. In addition to working as a healer, Nicole shares her therapeutic massage expertise with others; she frequently teaches prenatal techniques to massage students and leads couples’ massage workshops.
Genevieve has more than 17 years of experience with aesthetics. She is a certified laser technician and provides a wide range of services, including Hydrafacials, chemical peels, and facial waxing and eyelash and brow tinting. Gen places a tremendous emphasis on patient-centered care utilizing evidence-based research, and she is passionate about helping her clients understand how the skin works. An avid learner, Gen has completed more than 100 CE hours in Aesthetics at the International Dermal Institute in Chicago, Illinois, and is continually refining her craft.
Rebecca has been a Licensed Aesthetician for almost 10 years. After struggling herself with cystic acne and other skin problems, Rebecca is passionate about educating her clients about skincare. She holds multiple laser, product, and procedure certifications, including Hydrafacial. At A Healer’s Hand + The Nest, Rebecca provides facial and body waxing, aswell as advanced skincare treatments.
Kerida O'Reilly, PT, DPT
Kerida O’Reilly graduated from Marquette University’s Doctorate in Physical Therapy program in 2011 and specializes in treating pelvic floor dysfunction, athletes, pre & postnatal patients. She believes that treatment of physical symptoms needs to include consideration of emotional, psychological, and cultural aspects. Kerida’s treatments focus on quality of life with an emphasis on providing hands on therapy, and educating patients in self-care.
Kathleen O'Reilly, PT
Kathleen has been practicing physical therapy for more than 30 years. Using an eclectic approach that combines several manual therapy disciplines with corrective exercise, Kathleen works with her patients to find the root cause of symptoms, following lines of tension and strain through the body. She has taken courses in Myofascial Release, Craniosacral Therapy, Visceral Manipulation, Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, and advanced Manual Therapy Techniques.
Kelly Noel Rasmussen
A spiritual jane-of-all-trades, Kelly Noel Rasmussen is best-known for being a Holy Fire III Karuna Reiki® Master Teacher. She has been practicing Reiki since 2016 and has studied with teachers in both Waterloo and Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Reiki has wildly supported her own healing, and Kelly Noel feels privileged to facilitate mind-body-soul healing for her clients and students using such a flexible and powerful energy healing modality.
Hannah Pearl, LMT, RYT 200
Massage Therapist & Yoga Instructor
Hannah is an upbeat, compassionate, solution-oriented massage therapist with more than 6 years of experience. In her massages, Hannah focuses on healing on multiple levels; in her book, every massage is an “energy enhancement” that has the potential to shift everything in her client’s life. She is also a certified yoga instructor, who supports her clients in achieving greater alignment in the lives, not just on the massage table. Through massage, Hannah regularly touches not only the muscles but the mind and the spirit of a person.
Veronica Polacek, LMT
A graduate of the East West Healing Arts Institute, Veronica is a Licensed Bodyworker and Massage Therapist. She specializes in Asian bodywork techniques such as cupping, acupressure, and Tui Na, as well as Western styles such as myofascial, Swedish, reflexology, deep tissue, and hot stone massage. As a result, Veronica provides a unique all-around healing experience in her sessions, and leaves her clients feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and relaxed.
After growing up in Wisconsin, Paige settled in southern California and began doing makeup for weddings, special occasions, and auditions. While in California, Paige became a licensed esthetician, and she found her passion doing eyelash extensions. Then, in 2017, Paige made her way back to the Midwest. For the last two years, Paige has been creating unique lash looks for her clients; her primary focus is always to make sure her clients leave their appointment feeling beautiful.
Katie Peterman, 200 RYT
Prenatal Yoga Instructor
Katie Peterman is a 200RYT-certified and Blooma trained prenatal yoga instructor. She has been practicing yoga since 2001. While she has practiced everything from Bikram to Iyengar yoga, her passion for prenatal yoga was sparked in 2013 with the birth of her first child. Katie believes yoga is a wonderful way for women to connect with each other, nurture their bodies and minds, and have some fun!
A talented midwife, Nichole has been working with women to make sure they have a positive, empowering labor and delivery experience. At A Healer’s Hand + The Nest, Nicole will be partnering with our pregnant mamas to journey with them as they prepare to give birth. More information about Nichole Baumbach, one of our newest team members, is coming soon!