Heather Grods, ARNP
Heather comes from a military family and started her medical career in the United States Air Force as a medic. She has always been passionate about serving and caring for others. After earning her BSN at Seattle Pacific University (SPU) she worked in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) at the VA Hospital in Seattle. After 7 years in the SICU she decided to pursue her passion of medical aesthetics and dermatology and earned her MSN from SPU to become a Family Nurse Practitioner. Her compassion for her patients and her attention to detail make her an excellent clinician. She is passionate about enhancing one’s inherent beauty and approaches aesthetics and health in a holistic manner.
She currently lives in West Seattle with her husband and daughter and still serves in the Washington Air National Guard as a nurse.
Tiffany Hawkins, RN
Tiffany joins the Glow team bringing over a decade of nursing experience and passion. After graduating at the top of her class with a BSN in her hometown of northern Nevada, she worked at the local hospital for a year as a way give back to the community that supported her through school. Her extensive background includes inpatient, outpatient, and surgical nursing, and she is ecstatic to now be following her passion in aesthetics. Understanding and experiencing how subtle and effective aesthetic care can create an immense impact in one’s life propelled her to change career paths.
Compassion for all people and a desire to achieve positive outcomes for each individual, as they define it, is at the heart of her practice. She believes that everyone comes in to receive care for a very different reason, and her joy comes from being a small part of the unique journey with each person she has the opportunity to care for.
Tiffany and her family live in West Seattle, and she is thrilled to be serving and contributing to the community she loves.
Jennifer, Master Aesthetician
Jeni joins the Glow team after working for a leading Med Spa in the Greenlake area. She specialized in results-oriented treatments where she utilizes a variety of different modalities to help transform client skin. She has a special interest in anti-aging techniques, acne, and teen skin. “I believe listening to client concerns, developing a treatment plan, and educating clients on how to best care for their skin moving forward is the key to success.”
Jeni is a graduate of the Euro Institute of Skin Care and received advanced training in laser, chemical peels and microneedling while working under a plastic surgeon in Bellevue. Since receiving her Master Aesthetics license, she has continued her education by becoming certified in procedures for both skin tightening and fat reduction and medical grade product lines.
Toni, Master Aesthetician
“The career I chose in 1984 is still the career I love today! I have seen many changes in skin care practices over the years and it excites me that today we have the most advanced technologies ever to bring to our clients to help them with all of their skin care needs. The focus of my work is anti-aging skin care. As a Master Aesthetician, I incorporate European traditions with modern technologies to provide you with a forward and balanced approach to your skin’s needs.”
Toni received her aesthetics certificate in 1984 and graduated from Swiss Skin Care Advanced Training Academy in 1986. She was trained directly by Annemarie Camenzind who later founded the Euro Institute, one of the country’s top schools. She advanced into medical aesthetics 5 years ago, graduating from the National Institute of Medical Aesthetics.
Danielle, Master Aesthetician
Danielle has been in the spa and beauty industry since 2007. Starting at age 17, she worked at the front desk at multiple InSpa locations. She then moved on to manage the front desk at Oasis MedSpa and Salon in Woodinville. From there she became Lead Makeup Artist in 2010 – specializing in Bridal & Fashion Makeup. Danielle received her Master Aesthetician License at Evergreen Beauty College in 2015.
Her passion started young with makeup artistry, following her mother’s career in cosmetics, and escalated interest in wanting to know more about skin. “Skin first, makeup second!” Danielle has discovered that great makeup starts with great skin. Her passion has grown to specializing in facials, chemical peels, medical treatments and lasers. Danielle is constantly interested in new skin and beauty trends! “I’m always intrigued by the latest technology in this industry. Taking advantage in as many education classes as possible.” Danielle has recently relocated in West Seattle and has fallen in love with the community. She is thrilled to be a part of the Glow team and ready to make the West Seattle Community feel beautiful and powerful!
“Be good to your skin, you’ll wear it everyday for the rest of your life!”
Joanna, Front Desk Lead
After receiving a degree in philosophy and religious studies, Joanna followed her intuition and moved from Chicago to Seattle to attend the Brenneke School of Massage. She has been in private practice for the last 20 years. Joanna joined Glow as one of our first employees, launching into the world of aesthetics with her unique charm and ability to relate to just about anyone. She enjoys getting to know our clients and cultivating relationships with them. Her enthusiasm and creativity come through in her work. Each interaction begins with a question: How can I help you today? Joanna’s priority is to connect with each person, just as they are, each time they come to Glow.
Anna Marie, Front Desk
At the age of 19, Anna Marie moved to New York to study nutrition and work within the modeling industry. After several years of study and devotion, Anna Marie cultivated her love for health and wellness and inspiring young women in the areas of self-esteem, confidence, and body image, and brings all of these things to each person she has the chance to meet. Her gentleness, ambition, and encouragement come through her work and she has a passion for making each person feel authentically beautiful, at ease, and truly confident in who they are.