WELCOME, MISSION, VISION, HISTORY, ACCOMPLISHMENTS, ADMINISTRATION, INSTRUCTORS & STAFF
WELCOME TO A2Z HEALTH
OUR MISSION AND VISION
Our mission is to deliver the highest quality of education in a caring and supportive environment, producing graduates who are able to help themselves and others to experience increased health and well being through the Holistic Healing Arts. Our programs are well designed to prepare the students for a rewarding career. Our professional staff works hard to provide the very best experience and personal growth to our students and prepare them well enough to allow the students to begin a career as soon as they graduate. Building a solid curriculum at an affordable price enables more people to pursue this amazing and rewarding career.
DR. BEN DRILLINGS, D.C.
Dr. Drillings is the director of A2Z Health.Net, Inc. Family of Massage Schools. He is also the owner of Ben Drillings Chiropractic, Inc. Dr. Drillings graduated from New York Chiropractic College in 1990. He studied physical education and exercise physiology at C.W. Post College in Long Island University in New York. Dr. Drillings established the massage school in 1998 and since then seen thousand of graduates fulfill their goals and dreams. Dr. Drillings is a true believer in the benefits that massage has to offer. He is serving currently as the Director of California Massage Schools Association (CAMSA), He is the President of the California Chiropractic Assoc.-Ventura District Chapter, and was previously a Board Member of the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC)
Lilah serves as the administrative director whose primary role is to oversee and maintain an optimal educational environment for all the students. She has an extensive background in business management and customer service, which allows her to cater to the individual needs of students. Her dedication to the student experience ensures that everyone is prepared for their career as a massage professional.
CHRISTIE DE ORO
Office Manager/Student Services Administrator
Christie is the Office Manager and Student Services Administrator at the Thousand Oaks location. She prides herself in her ability to connect with people and her excellent student and client relations. With extensive background in customer service and experience in her field, she runs the day to day at the office and provides support to students making sure everything runs smoothly
Sarit maintains financial records and the tuition database for our students. She has an education in business finance and management and helps our students to stay on target to graduate.
MARTY DALE CAMPBELL
Director of Academics / Instructor
Mr. Campbell is a Certified Massage Therapist. He has over 30 years experience in the salon and spa field which provides our students with an industry experienced mentor. He wants to bring the healing power of the mind, spirit and body together through massage, meditation and visualization. He is committed to helping his students find the light within themselves.
JENNY ALCAZAR, CMT
Jenny has been a massage therapist for 22 years working in different industries of the massage profession. She brings her passion and knowledge to the classroom and teaches the students how to connect on a physical, emotional and spiritual level to this profession. Jenny specializes in Swedish massage, pregnancy, deep tissue, chair, lymphatic drainage and many more modalities. Recently, Jenny had to privilege to take part in an international massage competition.
JAMIE CASTILLO, CMT
Jamie is a certified massage therapist who is a graduate of A2ZHealth Massage school. She has extensive background working under esteemed kinesiologists, physical therapists and Chiropractors in pain management and injury prevention. She loves what she does and elated with those who have chosen massage therapy as a career. Her hope is to embed in her students the love and enjoyment of massage therapy.
Josefina obtained her associate degree in Massage Therapy with 1164 hours hands on training from Waubonsee Community College. Besides her knowledge in Swedish massage techniques, she also added Certification in Medical/Clinical Massage and Oncology Massage. In 2015, Josefina obtained her Master of Science Degree in Healthcare Administration from Ashford University. In 2017, she received her
Bachelor Degree in Human Resource Management from Rasmussen University Aurora Illinois. Josefina is a great addition to the A2Zheatlh school team
DR. DIANE FURBEYRE, D.C.
Dr. Diane received her doctor of chiropractic license in 1994. She attended the University of Southern California where most of her family is alumni as well. Dr. Diane’s experience in providing chiropractic care comes from a background in serving those with personal and work related injuries. Her knowledge and skills enable her to provide her students with excellent anatomy and physiology education.
Certified massage therapist, a Reiki Master/Teacher, Intuitive Healer, Health Coach, and Writer. She brings over 15 years of experience in holistic healing arts to her teaching at A2Zhealth Schools. Besides her extensive knowledge in Swedish techniques, and many massage modalities, she offers sessions and workshops in a variety of healing modalities including Reiki, Chakra Balancing, Sound Therapy, and Expressive Movement Meditation. She is deeply committed to creating a sacred safe space that empowers her students to embrace their own innate intelligence to heal themselves.
Joseph is a graduate of the National Holistic Institute (NHI), 900 Hour program, and received his Massage Therapist and Health Educator diploma, and CAMTC Certification (CMT) in 2013. Wanting to continue studying Tradition Chinese Medicine, he joined Balance Acupuncture Clinic and worked closely with Dr. Sonbol treating patients post acupuncture using shiatsu and medical massage techniques. In addition, Joe has extensive experience working in spa settings. He joined the team at 2Z Health, and is currently teaching Swedish massage techniques and many other massage modalities.
SUE ANN LAU
My name is Sue Ann Lau, but I go by Sue for short. I am originally from Las Vegas, NV and have been a massage therapist since 2002. Throughout my career, I have worked at the MGM Grand Spa, Paris Spa by Mandara, and the Wynn Spa. Upon moving to California in 2014, I have worked as a massage therapist for Equinox fitness clubs, Shutters on the Beach in Santa Monica, and most recently The Ranch Malibu. I also hold a bachelor of science degree in computer information and a master of science degree in library information. My goal in teaching massage is to pass on my own experiences and knowledge while inspiring future therapists. I hope that my influence will help them understand that their work makes a positive impact on the people they touch and cultivate a sense of fulfillment with what they do.
DR STUART MARTIN
Born and raised in the Midwest, Dr. Martin began his study of drug free, natural Healthcare in 1989, beginning Chiropractic School in 1993 and Graduating from Cleveland College of Chiropractic in Los Angeles in 1996. He has practiced Chiropractic in the Los Angeles area ever since.
Ruth is a Certified Massage Therapist and graduate of A2Z Health Massage School. She has worked in chiropractic offices, spas, gyms and is specializes in many hands on modalities. Ruth is passionate about sharing her knowledge with our students and helping them understand the curriculum in depth.
LINDA SHELTON, CMT
Cfied massage therapist, educator, and Reiki master, who brings over 15 years’ experience in the luxury spa, medical and private industry; specializing in a variety of modalities of both western and eastern philosophies of massage therapy. Her skills and leadership have led to employment opportunities with leading Los Angeles spas, Burke Williams Day Spa and Malibu Beach Inn, holding dual titles of massage therapist and spa manager. Her journey as an educator began with SpaRitual in 2017 and now she is an instructor for A2Z health massage school, where she prides herself on connecting students with their inner healer.
I have been a Massage Therapist for 6 years and have received my education from A2Zhealth. I specialize in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, and Pregnancy Massage.
Emily loves helping people feel their best. She has a passion for massage and is always looking to provide the very best care to all of her loyal clients.
I have been massaging for 20 years, I have over 1000 hours in massage therapy school and specialize in the anatomy of the body. My goal is to be the person you come see to help you feel better through massage therapy and spirit.
I have been a licensed massage therapist since 2006 and licensed esthetician since 2013. I'm known for my relaxing Swedish Massage and also specialize in Deep Tissue Massage, Craniosacral Therapy and Reiki. Another passion of mine is I love helping people that suffer from acne, as it was a struggle I experienced and finally overcame from what I learned in Esthetician school. I choose massage therapy and esthetician work as my career because I love working with people and enjoy anything related to alternative medicine. My goal is to support people having their happiest, healthiest life.