Faculty And Staff

Jason R. Craft
Owner and Director of Education

Jason R. Craft (NCTMB Board Certified MT, BA, GTP), is a founder, instructor, and head curriculum designer for IWC. Jason studied Education & Business at USI. He completed a Teaching Practicum in Europe before becoming a national AmeriCorps volunteer as a site leader, lead instructor and co-coordinator serving immigrant and refugee populations for the Literacy […]

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Dainah Craft
Owner and Chief Executive Officer

Dainah Craft is a graduate of University of Utah with a B.S. in Health Psychology and a Minor in Nutrition. She is also a LMT who graduated from the Utah College of Massage Therapy. Dainah worked for many years in the massage industry, corporate sales, and education. When her private practice grew and needed to hire […]

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Brittney Tuttle
Academic Manager

CMT since 2015. Brittney is a proud graduate of IWC. She started working with the company as a clinic coach worked up to clinic manager, then instructor, and finally to academic manager. She also currently works part-time at a spa. She is extremely passionate about helping students and clients. Regardless of if it is a […]

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Jason Reed
Director of Financial Aid

AAS Professional Accounting, 20+ years Progressive Title IV experience. Jason has a passion for making college affordable for anyone who has a passion for changing his or her life. When not working, he enjoys his other passion: music! For a very brief period of time, he was even in a rock n roll band! Jason […]

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Kristy Gilmore
Director of Admissions and Marketing

BA in Psychology and MA in Child and Family Therapy.  Kristy has nearly 25 years of experience in the nonprofit, social service sector.  She has a passion for inspiring people to take hold of their life and love the career and life they create! Kristy is an avid reader and loves to travel. She selected […]

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Ally Buntin
IDL Specialist

CMT – Graduate of IWC. Ally graduated from Noblesville High School in 2013 and is a proud alumna of IWC. She is an active practicing massage therapist at Indy Massage Company and specializes in chronic pain relief and injury rehabilitation. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, bicycling, and getting lost […]

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Lauren Haston
Admissions Guide/Life Coach

Lauren has a BA & MA in English Literature.  She loved getting massages from IWC clinic students long before she joined the team. She still enjoys those massages (and esthetics treatments!) but gets really excited about helping future massage therapists and estheticians make a career and life they love. She was looking for a place with […]

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Diane Micich
Registrar/Career Services

CMT - Graduate of IWC, Certified Cupping Therapist, Certified in the Graston Technique. Diane grew up in a large Italian family in New Jersey. She understands the importance of faith, family, friends, laughter, compassion, loyalty and dedication. She has been married for a very long time and she has three beautiful, intelligent, adult children…and two […]

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Alizabeth Van Duyn
Instructor

LMT, CMT, GTP (Graston Provider), Rock Blade Certification. Liz loves to bake, read, binge watch anything on Netflix, and anything in nature. She attended a course to become one of the first massage therapists in the nation trained in Graston Technique, a bodywork technique previously reserved for licensed physicians and physical therapists. When she is […]

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Tabetha McCleery
Receptionist

Tabetha is very passionate about music and makeup! On the weekends you can find her singing in an 80’s cover band. She chose to work at IWC because it didn’t feel like she was walking into another 9-5, working for the weekend job. She felt like she picked up a career with a new family.  […]

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Jeana Fields
Receptionist

Jeana has a BA in Education from Indiana University. For 20 + years she has focused her career in skin care and body wellness, the last ten, being in the educational field in this same area.  She has stayed in the industry because of how much she likes to watch the growth of students, and […]

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Brandon Rutten
Instructor

Brandon (CMT, CTYM, RYT) is an IWC alumnus and has been practicing bodywork since 2008, specializing in Thai massage and therapeutic acrobatics. He has also been practicing yoga for over 20 years. Through this time, he has witnessed so much growth in himself and those around him with these practices. Brandon appreciates IWC for its […]

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Dr. Mark Tyburski
Instructor

Dr. T MD,  joined IWC because he and Jason Craft  taught at the same institution several years ago. They reconnected and Mr. Craft asked him if  would be interested in teaching a class or two, he chose to accept the offer because they have similar teaching philosophies.  Furthermore, he has taught at several places, it […]

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Erika Hoff
Classroom Coach

Erika is a CMT - graduate of IWC; CCT, BS, MBA. Erika is a forever student! She loves to learn new modalities and massage techniques that will further grow her massage practice. She strives for ambition in everything she does and provides the best quality service each and every time. Erika chose to join the […]

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Stacey Clevenger
Classroom Coach

CMT and graduate of IWC, BA, MS, Reiki Master.  Stacey loves seeing the relief and happiness massage brings to people.  Their happiness is contagious. Stacey is a certified Cupping Therapist and enjoys deep tissue and scraping modalities. Stacey has a background in psychology, art, teaching, Reiki, and working with people with disabilities.  She chose to […]

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Samantha Prage
Esthetics Instructor

Samantha is Licensed in Esthetics, Cosmetology, and is a Beauty Culture Instructor. She is Certified by DermaplanePro in dermaplaning, Alexandria Professional in waxing and Sugaring, and lash extensions. Her family is her life and she loves spending time with them. She is married to her high school sweetheart and they have 3 awesome children. Her […]

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Daleana Palumbo
Esthetics Instructor

Daleana is a Licensed Instructor Cosmetologist, Instructor and Licensed Esthetician in the the states of Ohio, Indiana and Texas.  Daleana also holds a license as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) and BLS Certified with the American Heart Association. She has worked in the medical field for Breast Cancer. She has also worked in spas […]

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Julie Powers
Classroom Coach for Esthetics

Julie is a professional makeup artist and licensed esthetician with a lifelong career in the performing arts. She earned a BA in Musical Theatre from Butler University and an MFA in Acting from Minnesota State University Mankato. Julie was the Makeup Department Head for the Pigasus Pictures film So Cold the River that wrapped principle […]

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Michaela Runkle
Clinic Manager

Michaela has a Master's of Science in Cellular Physiology.  She joined IWC because the culture at IWC is unlike any that she has ever worked in before! The staff is incredibly uplifting and supportive.  She feels like a true team, truly bonded by the success of not only the students but of other staff members as […]

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Dana Dodson
Clinic Receptionist

Dana otherwise known as Receptionist Extraordinaire has an AAS in accounting, a BS in Education, an MBA and is currently working on a masters in strategic management.  She has an obsession with shoes and have over a hundred pairs.  She came to IWC a few years ago to be apart of something special that was growing […]

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