Mikal Myers

909-717-2753                                                                                           CA cert # 69695                                                        WA Cred # MA 60477532

Professional Summary I have developed, promoted and maintained a massage business. I have worked in private, corporate, and cooperative practice with other therapists, while leading and co-leading programs and workshops since 1998. I have recruited and trained hundreds of massage therapist.



2/7/2017 to present – Staff Massage Therapist                                               Massage Envy, Camarillo CA

Perform therapeutic massage on clientele with a wide variety of conditions.


2/1/2016 to present – Head Recruiter/ Trainer / Demonstrator                  Dorn Companies, Denver CO

Dorn is a nationally recognized company that delivers an onsite pain

reduction and pain management program to nationally based companies.

·       Research professional registries, social media, & online resources to locate experienced therapists for training in Dorn techniques.

·       Questioning and vetting therapist to determine their skills for on-site work.

·       Document contacts, interactions, & decisions with each therapist.

·       Train chosen therapists in Dorn techniques in contracted cities.

·       Demonstrate Dorn techniques at Worker’s Comp conventions throughout U.S.


8/1/2014 to 12/4/15 – Staff Massage Therapist                                              Massage Envy, Bellevue WA

Perform therapeutic massage on clientele with a wide variety of conditions.


3/2002 to 1/2013 – Business Owner and Massage Therapist             Balanced Therapies, Claremont CA

·       Performed therapeutic massage on private clientele with a variety of conditions involving injuries, chronic issues, rehabilitation, and relaxation.

·       Assess & counsel clients before sessions & follow up when necessary.

·       Suggest supplemental stretches & other techniques to insure long-term physical benefits.

·       Promoted the business in the community, and maintained office processes.


11/2003 to 11/2012 – Sports Massage Therapist                 Claremont McKenna College, Claremont CA

·       Therapeutic massage for Women’s Swim team, Men and Women’s Track & Field teams.

·       Coordinated information with coaches.

·       Coordinated procedures with athletes, some of whom developed chronic and acute conditions that limited competitive efficiency.

·       Maintained records of diagnoses and treatments.

·       Designed and issued exercises and stretches to the athletes via paper handouts and emails.

·       NCAA Track & Field Championship division III (6/2016) massage therapist.


2/1998 to 6/2007 – Subcontract Massage Therapist

·       Claremont Manor Senior Community.

·        PielFina Salon.

·        Holt Holistic Healing.

·        Western University of Health Sciences.

·        LA Fitness Sport Gym.



Programs Designed and Performed

5/2001 to 6/2016 – “Less Stress for Finals”                                                  various Southern CA colleges

·       Chair massage for college level student during finals week.

4/2000 to 10/2012 – “Water Movement”                                                Claremont Manor, Claremont CA

·       Incorporated yoga, tai chi, and callisthenic exercises in a pool for senior community to increase strength and mobility.

2/2008 to 12/2012 – “Water Wellness”                                                     Pomona College, Claremont CA

·       Lead college staff in water fitness with the aid of ‘aqua jogger/weight equipment.

8/2011 to 12/2012 – “Guided Relaxation Workshop”     Claremont College Consortium

·       Lead college staff & students on relaxation using breathing and visualization techniques during orientation and finals weeks.


3/2010 to 10/2012 – “Couple’s Massage”                            Claremont Parks & Recreation, Claremont CA

·       Instruct couples in basic relaxation techniques of massage to be

used on partners in a home environment.



Volunteer Programs

1996 to 2000 – Massage Therapist                                                            Los Angeles Marathon

1998 to 2003 –Massage Therapist                                                          The Heart Touch Project

·       Worked on non-ambulatory clients with diagnosed with AIDS in homes and clinic

2000 – Staff Massage Therapist                                                           The California AIDS Ride

2000 – Massage Therapist                                                       The City of Los Angeles Triathlon