Meet Our Massage Therapists

 

 

Chad Hunkins
Owner

Licensed Massage Therapist
Licensed Esthetician

Chad Hunkins has been a massage therapist since 2006 and esthetician since 2009. He received his massage degree from North Country Community College in Saranac Lake New York.  His esthetics license from the Aesthetics Science Institute in Latham New York. For most of his career, Chad has worked at the Mirror Lake Inn in Lake Placid New York. The Mirror Lake Inn is where Chad learned many more styles of massage along with top notch professionalism. Chad's Spa background has progressively elevated him through numerous studies within the medical arena to include;  piriformis syndrome, plantar fasciitis, thoracic outlet syndrome, sciatic nerve compression and rotator cuff injuries which has allowed him to continually improve his clients experience as well. Chad started StoneWorks Massage and Skincare in the beginning of 2015 and the business has blossomed!

Wayne Chase

Licensed Massage Therapist

My name is Wayne Chase, and I am a Massage Therapist. I graduated from North Country Community College with adegree in Applied Science, At North Country I was very honored received an award for academic excellence as well acceptance into the Phi Kappa Theta Honor Society. I am a North Country native as well as a resident of Saranac which is where I currently reside.

I describe myself as an outdoor enthusiast which includes fishing, hunting, kayaking, camping and hiking. I currently reside with my girlfriend, Samantha, and her seven year old son. My love of massage therapy has allowed me to grow in so many areas, continuing to educate myself in the art of helping others.   I am a proud member of StoneWorks Massage & Skincare and continue to develop my career objectives and passion daily.


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Savanna E. Wilson

Licensed Massage Therapist
Medical Massage Practitioner

Savanna trained at North Country Community College in Saranac Lake where she achieved her Associates degree majoring in Massage Therapy.  She has worked at several high end spas including The Sagamore Resort in Lake George and the Mirror Lake Inn in Lake Placid.  With over a decade of experience, she has also trained as a Medical Massage Practitioner and is well versed in Deep Tissue, Therapeutic Massage, Thai Massage, Swedish Massage and Pregnancy Massage.  Savanna owns her own business as a Photographer and Personal Assistant and is currently training to become a Yoga Instructor.

Nicole LaFountain

Licensed Massage Therapist

Graduated from Morrisville State College in 2013 with an A.A.S with a major in Massage Therapy, Nicole is a NYS Licensed Massage Therapist.  

Specializing in Deep Tissue, Therapeutic and Trigger Point Therapy, Nicole excels in a wide variety of services such as Swedish Message, Shiatsu, Pregnancy, and Hot Stone. Nicole takes a great interest in working on clients with neck and shoulder pain, as well as decreased range of motion in the neck and shoulder.  Working since 2013 as a licensed therapist, Nicole has experience working in Spas and Physical Therapy settings.  Additionally, Nicole has also earned an A.A.S. majoring in Physical Therapist Assistant at SUNY Canton in 2015, and actively works in this field today.  

Nicole’s passion for massage and holistic wellness shines through in her mind, body and soul approach to her treatment sessions, focusing on overall health not just physical health.  


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Karen Johnson

Licensed Massage Therapist

Karen Johnson has been a massage therapist for 9 years,  initially developing an interest in massage therapy while attending CV-TEC for cosmetology. She enjoyed providing a relaxing experience for clients doing manicures, pedicures, and facials, and chose to attend North Country Community College for massage after graduating from CV-TEC in 2006. 

Upon graduation from North Country Community College in 2008 with an Associates in Applied Science for massage therapy, Karen worked doing massage and cosmetology in Saranac and Dannemora. Since 2012,  she has focused her career solely on massage at Styles with Perfection salon in Plattsburgh.

Karen is excited to join the team of therapists at StoneWorks and provide Swedish massage, deep tissue, pain management techniques, and chair massage while continuously expanding her knowledge of the massage field.