Faculty and Staff

Kristy Serdinsky,
Owner, Director of Education
Kristy started her career teaching before moving into administration and operations of charter and private schools. In 2015, Kristy left the education world and continued her dedication to helping others by opening a massage spa in Cornelius. Now, with her background in education and the massage and bodywork industry, she is excited to blend her two passions at NC Massage School.

Tori Shepherd,
Program Director, Instructor/Clinical Supervisor,  LMBT #10973
Tori graduated from NCMS in 2010, and her passion for human anatomy goes unmatched! She brings this excitement into the classroom, making anatomy come alive. Teaching Ethics, Anatomy & Physiology, Kinesiology, and Swedish lab, Tori is a well-rounded instructor and a true asset to the school. Her medical-minded approach to massage is reflected in her lectures, challenging students to think outside the box. With her attention to detail and quirky humor, Tori makes for a dynamic instructor.

Jules Wyatt,
Lead Instructor, LMBT #14873
Jules is a 2015 graduate of NC Massage School. She is a Reiki Master and is trained in several massage modalities including, Neuromuscular Therapy, Myofascial Release Techniques, Cupping, Gut Sha, and Prenatal Massage. In the last several years, she has also trained extensively in Reiki and Quantum Touch. She is currently studying for her Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology. Jules enjoys spending her free time with her partner, Bruce along with their Australian Shepherd, AussieDoodle and 5 chickens. She loves the outdoors and spends most weekends working on their own homestead of 5 acres. Jules is excited to be a part of the NC Massage School family again and lend her years of experience to the exceptional students at NC Massage School.

Brandon Odeh,
Teacher Assistant, LMBT #21072
Brandon is a graduate of the 2022-2023 class of NC Massage School. Having certications as a yoga instructor and in sound therapy, as well as having the privillage of learning many modalities of healing from many different communities around the globe, he is thrilled to be able to offer his knowledge and assistance to all those who walk through our doors. If he is not at work he can be found playing his guitar or on some mountain beneath the stars.


We provide personalized training in the art and science of therapeutic massage, focusing on advanced-level professional careers, continuing education, and personal growth. Our philosophy is rooted in a holistic approach, which encourages our students to explore personal development of the mind, body, and spirit.


“What has impressed me the most is the instructor’s teaching style. While it is accepted that certain protocols must be followed, their hands-on approach is informative and encouraging.”

– Kaitlyn Boullosa

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NC Massage School
20525 North Main Street Cornelius, NC 28031
Phone: (704) 896-2636

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