Get to Know: Rachel Schnepper

Check out this extended interview with licensed massage therapist Rachel Schnepper!

Backstory: where it all began

Q: Why did you become a massage therapist?
A: I became a massage therapist because I enjoy helping people.  It is very rewarding to know that I helped relieve someone's pain, stress, or just helped them relax.

Q: What is your best health/fitness advice?
A: Get plenty of rest each night, and remember that it is ok to pamper yourself every now and then. 

Q: What is your favorite type of massage to give and to receive?
A: My favorite type of massage to give is full body with specific areas to focus on—I like having a challenge. My favorite type is to receive is full body relaxation.

Current: the here and now

Q: What are you doing when you are not at Mettler?  
A: I work full time as a Certified Medical Assistant. When I am not working, I am spending time with my husband and our three Australian Shepherds. We are also new parents to a little baby boy!

Q: What is your favorite way to de-stress or treat yourself?
A: Receiving massage, pedicures, and watching movies.

Q: What is the most annoying question you get asked?
A: Why are you so quiet?

Q: People may not know that you are passionate about...
A: Grief support/counseling

Q: What is one thing you can't live without?
A: My Pizzazz Pizza Oven

Q: What is your guilty pleasure?
A: Movie theater popcorn!

Q: What is your spirit animal?
A: Wolf

Q: Pizza or tacos?
A: Taco pizza!

Future: the best is yet to come

Q: What's something you've always wanted to try?
A: Hot air balloon ride.

Q: What are some of your wellness or fitness goals?
A: Be better at drinking more water. 

Q: Where would you like to take your next vacation?
A: Alaska.