We are proud to introduce our professional staff...

Gretta Taglione, NYS Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Reflexologist


Gretta first discovered her love for massage therapy in 2000 as a student in Columbia Greene Community College's intensive Massage Therapy program in Hudson, NY. Gretta continued her studies at the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy in Albany, NY where she studied over 1,100 hours prior to  passing the NYS Board exams for  a license in Massage Therapy. She is also a Certified LipoMassage Therapist / Endermologie Technician, receiving her certification in Miami, FL in 2005 as well as advanced certification in 2007.  Gretta specializes in deeply relaxing massage, from light and firm to deep with a slow pace to allow for complete restoration to both body & mind. Gretta founded The White Sands Massage in May 2008 and is also a proud 2015 graduate of the Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Institute program. In her spare time, Gretta enjoys baking and reading stories to her young daughter. 

Michelle, Licensed Massage Therapist & Reiki II Practitioner

Associate / Independent Contractor

Michelle has been certified by the National Certification Board of Massage Therapist and Body Workers since 2004 when she graduated from the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy. She has been certified in Medical Massage since 2006 by the Lymphatic Health Resources. She is a professional member of the American Massage Therapy Association and the New York State Society of Medical Massage Therapists. In 2005, Michelle became a Reiki II Practitioner. She enjoys combining massage and energy work to focus on relaxation, pain management and stress relief. Michelle specializes in Deep Tissue, Swedish, Relaxation, Medical Massage, Reiki, Pregnancy Massage, Couples, Lomi Lomi Massage, Sports Massage, Hot Stone and Chair Massage.

Jennifer, Licensed Massage Therapist & Reiki II Practitioner


 Jennifer received her Associates in Science at Hudson Valley Community College prior to attending The Center for Natural School of Massage Therapy.  She has completed over 1050 hours of massage therapy training and has been a New York State Licensed Massage Therapist since 2005, who is also a Synchronous Learning Expert, and Certified Technical Trainer.   Jennifer believes she can offer you with a balanced approach to help you stay healthy.  She specializes in La Stone Therapy, Medical Massage for Headaches in addition to Swedish, Sports, Fragile Care, Pregnancy, Deep Tissue, Couples, Chair, and Reflexology Massage.

Amy Marie, Licensed Massage Therapist 


Amy Marie graduated from the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy, class of 2004 along with her classmates Gretta and Michelle, both long-time Spa Broadway at The White Sands Massage staff members.  Amy Marie specializes in 90 minute massages, particularly focusing on the medical massage modality as well as deep tissue massage.

Amanda, Licensed Massage Therapist 


Amanda joined our spa family in the fall of 2018. She is a graduate of the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy and has been practicing locally since 2011. Amanda specializes in Hot Stone Massage as well as Deep Tissue Massage. She enjoys blending Swedish, myofascial, craniosacral and deep tissue into a session to meet each individual client's needs on any given day.

Corinne, Licensed Massage Therapist 


Corinne is a graduate of the Center for Natural Wellness School of Massage Therapy and has been a part of our growing team of talented Massage Therapists since the spring of 2019. Our clients absolutely love Corinne's compassionate, delicate, therapeutic touch. She brings an amazing sense of "calm" to those seeking a holistic massage experience.

Jessica, Licensed Massage Therapist 


Jessica has been a Massage Therapist at Spa Broadway for several years. She loves caring for clients through therapeutic massage. Her massage is such a beautiful flow of peace & muscle-ease.

Laura, Licensed Esthetician 


Laura is a graduate of the Beauty and Esthetics School of Middletown, NY and has over seven years of experience in the spa industry. She joined the Spa Broadway team in 2018 to provide exceptional facials, chemical peels, waxing, and body treatments. She is extremely knowledgeable when it comes helping clients treat all skin concerns and she loves to create a thorough, effective, and peaceful experience for our guests. Laura is certified and specializes in dermaplaning, her favorite treatment!

Heather, Licensed Esthetician 


Heather joined our spa family at the time of our new expansion in the fall of 2019. She graduated from The Aesthetics Sciences Institure in Latham, NY and has over four years experience in the spa industry, most notably in body & Brazilian waxing, chemical peels and dermaplaning! Heather particularly enjoys treating acne-prone clients to help them look and feel their best.


Good Things Come In Small Packages


Established in downtown Troy, NY in June 2008. Nestled in a vintage storefront building on Broadway, we're a small group with big heart. We have a "passion for pampering" and love to bring our clients the most peaceful & customized therapeutic bodywork and skin care treatments imaginable.

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New Entrance located at:

451 Broadway     

Troy, NY  12180


(518) 272-3636


Available by appointment Monday - Sunday!  

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