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Founded Innovative Body Science in 1986.  Company manufactures for spas and resorts private label products for spa treatments, facials and amenities.  In 2011 opened Apotheque Lifestyle Spa in Oceanside Calif.

Taught upper division classes at UC Irvine and FIDM -the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising  


Branding,  Entrepreneurism, Spa Development, Organizational Behavior and Management and the Marketing Essentials class.   

Advisory Boards and Associations

Board for the Dean of the College of Business at Cal State San Marcos.  A member of the International Spa and Fitness Assoc. since 1991, Day Spa Association, Society of Cosmetic Chemists, American Chemists Society, the Beauty Industry West, the Fashion Group International and the Women Presidents Organization.  


Entrepreneur of the Year for 2003 by the Beauty Industry West,

Named one of top 50 San Diego Entrepreneur Women 2005, 2006 and 2012

One of the 100 Fastest Growing Companies in San Diego in 2005 and 2006 by the San Diego Business Journal.  2014 Women of Business Award.

Personal Information

Single mom of two daughters, Catherine and Gabrielle.  

Activities include -  racing outrigger canoes, sailing, surfing, yoga practitioner, skiing and running.

A committed California girl.  I live by the creed Work hard - Play hard = Recuperate hard. The idea of a lifestyle spa is one that incorporates all things that I love and need to be healthy and happy.

Grew up in North County, graduated from Orange Glen High School and have lived in Leucadia California for over 20 years with my businesses in Carlsbad and Oceanside CA.  

University of Calif. at Santa Barbara

BS degree in Physiological Psychology.

Massage Therapy – 1987 Mueller College in San Diego