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Meet the Team!

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Jean Kardell Skilled Touch Owner



Jean has been a registered nurse for over 40 years and graduated from Midwest School of Massage in 2009. 

Member of Association Bodywork and Massage Professionial (ABMP)

Certified Lymphatic Specialist

  • Oncology Massage
  • Prenatal/Labor/Postpartum Massage
  • Hot Stone
  • Cupping Massage
  • Connective Tissue
  • Lymphatic Enhancement Therapy
  • Cranial Sacral Therapy
  • Mercier Infertility Massage
  • Myofascial Release (MFR)

Coupled with her medical background as a nurse, Jean has an expertise in massage therapy for chronic health problems.




Chelsea is a Diplomat of Acupuncture (Dipl. Ac.), Diplomat of Chinese Herbal Medicine (Dipl.C.H.),
certified through the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and a
Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac) through the state of Nebraska. She graduated From Northwester Health
Sciences University in 2016 where she completed internships at Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Hospital,
working with inpatient stroke, brain and spinal injury patients; Children’s Hospital, working with
inpatient children and their care givers; the Salvation Army and Pathways, a center for those dealing
with chronic disease and mental illness. Her love for children has prompted her to seek specializations
in working with pediatric clients and enjoys the different creative challenges that working with children

Chelsea also is a Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT) through the state of Nebraska. She has achieved
certifications in Oncology massage prenatal, labor and postpartum massage, cupping, cranial sacral
therapy (CST), barefoot massage (Ashiatsu), Mercier abdominal massage, advanced lymphatic therapy
(ALT) myofascial release (MFR), and Canine massage!

When not at work, Chelsea enjoys rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking, hanging with and training her
dogs. She is passionate about always learning new things so that she can continue helping her clients in
new and different ways.

Michelle Skilled Touch



Michelle graduated from Omaha School of Massage and Healthcare in 2011.

  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • Cupping Massage
  • Advanced Lymphatic Therapy (ALT)

Natural wellness has always been a primary focus of her career.

Through personal witness, Michelle has seen how influential she can be to improve an individual’s general wellness or quality of life.

Michelle strives to ensure a positive client experience, doing her best to achieve each individual client’s goals.




Lindsey graduated in 2013 from Omaha School of Massage.

She has gained training and certifications in several techniques.

  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Swedish Massage
  • Cupping
  • Sports Massage
  • Reflexology modalities.

She feels strongly that whole-body health and wellness is greatly enhanced by utilizing massage therapies.

Lindsey provides phenomenal customer service in a positive and relaxing setting.




Jillian became a Licensed Massage Therapist after a 12-year career in culinary arts.

She received her LMT at Body Wisdom Massage Therapy School in Urbandale, IA in 2017.

  • General Therapeutic Massage
  • Hot & Cold Stones
  • Bamboo Stick Massage
  • Acupressure Point Therapy
  • Traditional Thai Massage
  • Clinical Myofascial Release
  • Barefoot Deep Tissue

Her favorite aspects of massage therapy are helping to facilitate her client’s healing processes and the natural ability of the body to regenerate itself.

Her personal interests include the Korean martial art of Tae Kwon Do, reading pretty much anything with words, textile crafts, and traveling with her husband, Ben.

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Why Choose Skilled Touch?

Many people spend their days testing the limits that their body has by over working, missing precious hours of sleep, having a less than desirable diet, and many other stressors.

We offer therapeutic massage services that not only help to relax your mind, but also serve to promote natural healing benefits.

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Infrared Sauna Benefits

Skilled Touch offers a Sunlighten Infrared Full Spectrum Sauna, making use of all three available wavelengths – near, mid, and far. Each wavelength offers different benefits.

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Chinese Medicine

What is Chinese Medicine?

TCM is an ancient medicine that is thousands of years old and includes many different methods of treatment. One of the most well knows of these is acupuncture.

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Information About COVID-19

Given the current issues around COVID-19 we are taking every necessary precaution, in compliance with CDC guidlines, to protect our customers, employees, and our community. We will continue to operate our business through these times.

We are doing everything possible to make sure your health and safety & our employees health and safety is being protected.