Meet our TEAM
Dr. Brigit Holland grew up in sunny California and attended Life West Chiropractic College in the Bay area. After a short visit to Washington, Dr. Holland fell in love with our breathtaking state and decided to make it her permanent home! Dr. Holland specializes in a technique with no twisting, cracking, popping, and is able to help people with a low impact technique.
When she is away from the office, she loves being with her son, her fiance, and his two boys; to keep up with all of it, she makes sure to stay in alignment by getting adjusted with the same technique.
Ashley Charpentier started with Thrive as the office manager in November of 2016. She is new to Everett, and loves to travel. In 2014, Ashley pursued the opportunity to become a Certified Nutritionist Consultant. She has a passion for people and loves to help people experience the life changing benefits she saw in her own life from holistic health. In her free time, she owns an Etsy shop-doing pyrography, is active in her church, and loves to spend time with her wonderful husband whenever he isn’t out to sea.
Siobhan McComb graduated from RTC massage program in 1998 and the studied in Boulder, Colorado at the Guild for Structural Integration in 2003. She enjoys travel, food and natural wellness. She is married with two children and lives north of the Lake.
Kim Hansen found her love for massage after working as a physical therapy aide in 2005. She quickly learned the power of physical touch and the positive impact it had on her patients. After completing her massage certification in Maryland, Kim practiced massage at various clinics and spas until she decided to go back to school to study Naturopathic Medicine. Now she enjoys the balance of practicing naturopathic medicine while continuing to offer therapeutic massage at Thrive. In her off time she enjoys going to concerts, traveling to the East Coast to see family, and spending time with her husband, son, and cranky cat.
Steve Van Nuys is a Certified Nutritional Therapy Practitioner that works with Thrive. He became interested in nutrition after using nutrition in his own life to deal with allergies and has, for the past 38 years, been using nutrition to help people build healthy bodies. For his clients, he utilizes online health evaluations in addition to applied kinesiology. His philosophy is that you must work at the cellular level and once the cells are healthy the body will follow. Digestion is the key to good health.
Ruthie has always had a passion for health and wellness. She works with our community outreach program which sets up events and talks with companies and local community programs that bring health and wellness to the office. She believes the body should have the first opportunity to heal itself before pursuing other avenues. On her time outside of work, she is a full time mommy, and is blessed with 3 children. If you are interested in learning more about how we can help your office, please give us a call.