Get to Know: Sarah Elder

Check out this extended interview with licensed massage therapist Sarah Elder!

Backstory: where it all began

Q: Why did you become a massage therapist?
A: I was getting frequent massages, and I appreciated how good it made me feel. I wanted to be able to do the same for others.

Q: What did 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: I love working on necks and shoulders! I also love to receive great neck work.

Current: the here and now

Q: What are you doing when you are not at Mettler?  
A: I work in an office at the U of I.

Q: What is your favorite way to de-stress or treat yourself?
A: Sitting outside and enjoying beautiful weather.

Q: What is your guilty pleasure?
A: Chocolate and stupid reality shows.

Q: What is your spirit animal?
A: A sloth!

Q: Pizza or tacos?
A: Tacos!

Future: the best is yet to come

Q: What's something you've always wanted to try?
A: Skydiving

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