Meet Our Staff

Massage Therapists

Vivian Okotie has been offering services at Plumyumi for 16 years. She is a native of Nigeria, was educated in London, has 36 years of experience, and holds licensure as both an esthetician and a massage therapist. Vivian’s greatest passions are her family and her faith.

Tawana Hawkins has been with Plumyumi for 11 years and is knowledgeable in a variety of modalities including Swedish, pregnancy, neuromuscular, and hot stone. Her specific areas of expertise include trigger point therapy and Sciatica treatment. During her time away from the spa, Tawanna enjoys culinary arts and her favorite, going barefoot!

Sade' Trent

Maggie Hudler offers a variety of modalities including Swedish, deep tissue, Myofascial release, and hot stone. She also holds advanced certification in reflexology and considers this to be an area of expertise. Maggie is intrigued with how the human body and all its systems work together and uses this fascination to drive her to learn more about massage and its ability to heal. Away from the spa, she enjoys a variety of interests including construction projects, oil painting, and guitar.

Debbie Patnaik has recently joined our Plumyumi family and we are thrilled to have her. She graduated from the Peachtree City School of Massage and considers her areas of expertise to be Swedish, therapeutic and hot stone massages. When not at work, Debbie enjoys being outside, especially hiking in the North GA mountains. She also considers herself to be a thrift store junkie and can be spotted roaming the treasures in search of a great find!

Keisha Jackson
Robin Martin has 28 years of experience and utilizes a variety of massage modalities including Swedish, deep tissue, and pregnancy massage. Robin is also specially trained to offer Lymphatic Drainage. She is passionate about her field and loves to educate others regarding the many and lifelong benefits of massage. And as Robin states, "Because I love my craft, I never really work!"

Kim Jag comes to Plumyumi with expertise in Swedish massage, neuromuscular/trigger point therapy, sports and pregnancy massage. She specializes in sciatica, lower back, neck, and shoulder pain. She has a blogging business that sums up her life- clean organic eating, healing the body and soul, and designing your surroundings.


Estheticians

Trisha Colwell has been a licensed esthetician for 17 years and has worked in both medical and day spas. She provides an array of services including facials, dermaplaning, resurfacing treatments, and waxing. Trisha is also highly skilled as a certified lash artist. Trisha tends to be a perfectionist, loves to arrange things in straight lines, and would like for all things to be color coordinated.

Melissa Farrell joins Plumyumi as an honor graduate of West Georgia Technical College School of Esthetics, but originally hails from New York. She is a licensed esthetician offering a broad range of skin care services including her favorites- anti-aging facials, acne facials, and peels. Melissa finds joy in helping to build confidence in her clients and making them feel beautiful.

Susan McCranie is a licensed esthetician with 5 years of experience in esthetics and 26 years of experience as a make-up artist. While providing a variety of esthetic services, she considers eyebrows and make-up to be her specialties, Outside of the spa, Susan is a dance and drama teacher. She also acts, dances, and sings professionally.
Vivian Okotie has been offering services at Plumyumi for 16 years. She is a native of Nigeria, was educated in London, has 36 years of experience, and holds licensure as both an esthetician and a massage therapist. Vivian’s greatest passions are her family and her faith.

Julie Gentry has been in the spa industry for 20 years and offers a fill range of both esthetic and nail services. Along with facials and peels, she loves to wax and to make her clients comfortable during the process! Julie's interests outside of the spa are long-distance bike riding and nutrition. She is also a proud "Mimi" and enjoys spending time with her granddaughters.

Natalia Kusharsky brings 16 years of experience to PLumyumi and is trained in a variety of skincare techniques. She holds additional certification in the areas of epidermal leveling and chemical peels. Away from the spa, Natalia enjoys experiencing music and being with her children.


Nail Technicians


Linda George has been a licensed Nail Technician since 2000 and has also received advanced training in reflexology. She genuinely enjoys taking care of, sharing stories, and becoming friends with her clients. As Linda states, “I love providing healing touch through massage and making feet feel better!”

Julie Gentry


Jackie Andrade
is a licensed Nail Technician having recently joined our Plumyumi family by way of Chicago. She has 12 years of experience in the field and her areas of expertise include gel nail enhancements, mixing custom nail colors and custom glitter colors, and handpainted nail designs. Bring in a fabric swatch or a favorite handbag and Jackie will color match!

Lana Baldwin

Nicole Rodney