Shawn Belles, LMT—Our main massage therapist who is at RIT almost every Thursday. To check our schedule Click here

Shawn formerly spent 7 years in the US Air Force. He has an A.A.S. from Finger Lakes Community College in Therapeutic Massage/Integrated Health Care. His techniques include deep tissue work for therapeutic results as well as relaxing Swedish massage and stretching techniques. He also works in a chiropractic office in Greece.

Receive a 10% discount with Shawn with your RIT ID for a massage home visit or an in-office visit at CanalSide Therapeutic Massage in Pittsford.

Kim Ross, LMT—Program Director

Kim has been a New York State Licensed Massage Therapist since 1999. She has had additional training in Deep Tissue/Trigger Point Therapy, Oncology Massage, and Maternity Massage. She is the founder and Executive Director of Human Touch Initiative, a local non-profit that helps people facing cancer access massage with specially trained oncology massage therapists. Her private practice is CanalSide Therapeutic Massage in the Village of Pittsford. CanalSide Website