Meet your host, Joanne Berry
Ms. Berry has served the spa and wellness industry since 1992 and began her career as a massage therapist, esthetician and aromatherapist in the UK. Her path since then has involved teaching and leading others at sea and on land at luxury spas, resorts and wellness facilities globally. Berry now specializes in education and supports the training efforts for international brands by offering high quality training covering in depth product knowledge, specialized techniques and bespoke designed treatment offerings.
She is the founder of Wellness Education Hub based in San Diego that she created to offer high-quality, curated training all over the world upon request. Berry was awarded the “2018 Women in Wellness Educator & Trainer of the Year ” by American Spa and serves on the board for the “Women in Leadership Initiative” through the Global Wellness Institute. She works with training academies in the USA such as the elite Bellus Academy Group that provide licensure, mentoring students and teaching them the skill sets they need to be successful and current by keeping their curriculums in line with industry trends.
Berry also serves as a partner of iConnection, a Southern California wellness events company and is a Global Educator for Christine Clinton Cancer Care specializing in the education of Oncology Esthetics and Massage for luxury wellness destinations. Dedicated and incredibly passionate about contributing to the industry that she loves, Berry has worked hard over the last 30 years to learn all the facets of her calling so that she can deliver education with a well-balanced and knowledgeable approach.