Meet the Spa Team
| Sandy Sallee |
Sandy lived in Chelan from 1979 to 1997, raised her two sons and owned and operated the valley’s first fitness center, Lake Chelan Fitness. She was also actively involved in the Lake Chelan Recreation Association, PTA, Chamber of Commerce, Nordic Ski Club and MOE afters program. After selling the business, she moved to Seattle and attended Seattle Massage School. Once licensed, she teamed up with a physician to open a wellness center in Edmonds then eventually went into private practice in Seattle.
| Jayme Nesvacil-Underwood |
Jayme Nesvacil was born and raised in Bellevue Wa. She attended Bellevue Community College and in 1992 she attended and graduated from Lake Washington Technical College where she focused her studies in the Medical Front Office field and worked as a medial receptionist for the next few years.
| Robin Collins |
In the early 1980’s, while traveling the country with two woman friends, Robin landed in the Chelan Valley. While working in the orchards, she ultimately met and married a native of Chelan. With some background in the medical field (medial lab phlebotomist) Robin was hired and trained locally as a Dental Assistant.With a desire to be independent, Robin’s interest moved her to become an Esthetician. Over the years, her interest in healing arts grew. After receiving a small inheritance and two scholarships she attended the School of Therapeutic Touch and Bodywork. She has been practicing since 2005. Robin joined the River Room Spa team in April of 2011. It is her privilege and a passion to care for people as an LMP in the community.
Robin enjoys gardening, boating, and relaxing at her cabin with her family.
| Patti Holliday |
Patti grew up in Edmonds, WA and traveled extensively with her family. She attended Lynnwood School of Cosmetology and worked in the salon industry in the Seattle area for 10 years before moving to Chelan in the 1980’s. She owned a hair salon in Manson for 10 years. Since then she has been taking care of hair, nails and skin for many local clients at various locations. Patti has been at the River Room Spa since July of 2013 and is enjoying a continued local and resort.Patti loves to ski and ride her horse and travel with her daughter.
| Sarah Rae Flaget |
Sarah grew up in the Wenatchee valley and spent summer vacations in Chelan with her family. After moving to Chelan full time four years ago she started working as a tanning salon consultant and airbrush technician at Healthy Glow Tanning Boutique.Sarah has several years of customer service experience. While building an impressive clientele at Healthy Glow, she studied at the Beauty Academy of Wenatchee and has nearly completed the cosmetology program. She took on the full time receptionist position at the River Room Spa in March 2014 and has found her niche. She brings a passion for people, keeping up with beauty trends and expertise in the industry to our team.
| Katie Polson |
Katie began her Spa career as an intern at the Cordillera Lodge and Spa, a five star resort in the Vail valley. After that she worked at a number of spas in Colorado, including the Brown Palace Hotel and Spa in Denver.Outside of work she enjoys boating, camping, reading and being with family and friends.