About MASSAGE Magazine

MASSAGE Magazine supports massage therapists and students with the information and products you need to succeed over the lifetime of your career.

From the classroom to the session room, our focus is on helping you reach clients with your healing touch, and in supporting your satisfying and long-lasting practice.

Our staff is dedicated to the success of today’s massage practitioners, bodyworkers and partners—such as schools, continuing education providers, employers, and businesses that offer products and services—all of whom are also making this a healthier world, one massage session at a time.

MASSAGE Magazine’s free guide to studying for the MBLEx is intended to help you become licensed. Our comprehensive liability insurance will protect you, both as a student and practicing therapist. Our online continuing education classes will assist you in meeting regulatory requirements.

The award-winning monthly MASSAGE Magazine has been in print publication since 1985, and features advice from top educators, in depth information about hands-on techniques, marketing guidance, scientific research, self-care lessons and more. Our weekly free e-newsletters keep you up to date with industry news.

MASSAGE Magazine‘s popular social networks, including our Twitter feed, and Facebook page and group, offer therapists networking opportunities—and our website is updated daily to reflect the diverse needs of your profession.

Meet some of the MASSAGE Magazine staff members dedicated to your success:

Karen Menehan

Karen Menehan is MASSAGE Magazine‘s editor in chief. Karen oversees all print and digital editorial content, writes news and feature articles, and networks with the profession’s leaders. She holds a bachelor’s in government/journalism from California State University–Sacramento, and is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, the Online News Association and the American Copy Editors Society. Connect with her at edit@massagemag.com.

Hannah Fell

Hannah Fell is MASSAGE Magazine‘s associate editor and handles editing print content as well as writing feature and news articles for the magazine. She graduated with high honors from the University of Florida with degrees in history and English. She enjoys talking about history, running and has a standard poodle named Rosie. Connect with her at hfell@massagemag.com.

Ximena Gonzalez

Ximena Gonzalez is the Marketing Specialist for Massage Magazine. She graduated from the University of North Florida with a degree in Communications, specializing in Multimedia Journalism and Production. She loves dogs, writing, books, and is a huge Friends fan. Connect with her at xgonzalez@massagemag.com.


Casey Nighbor

Casey Nighbor is the Content Marketing Manager for Massage Magazine and Chiropractic Economics. She graduated from the University of Missouri with a degree in magazine journalism. She’s previously worked as the associate editor and digital content strategist for both publications. She’s obsessed with tacos and content marketing, in that order. Connect with her at cnighbor@massagemag.com.

Susan Nevins

 Susan Nevins is the National Sales Director for Massage Magazine and Chiropractic Economics. She is an expert problem solver with outstanding leadership, consultative, and relationship building expertise. She enjoys spending time with her two sons and dog Lexie, traveling, and a refreshing club soda with lime. Connect with her at snevins@massagemag.com.