As a respected health and wellness practitioner, an acclaimed entrepreneur, and educator, Davonna Willis is a passionate advocate for her clients and students. She has a masters in health education and bachelor’s in athletic training. Davonna has over 20 years of experience in the health and wellness field. Starting in the Bronx and moving her way west, Davonna is a well rounded business professional especially accomplished in the area of holistic physical rehabilitation therapy.
As CEO of two businesses, Blue Skyes Massage & Wellness Center and 4 Nineteen Education & Training, Davonna is committed to establishing and sustaining high quality standards of care in the industry. As the leader of an award winning practice, Davonna is widely known as someone who cares deeply about client relationships and practitioner integrity.
4 Nineteen Education & Training is a nationally accredited CEU school for massage Therapist and Athletic trainers through the NCBTMB. Davonna facilitates a variety of massage curricula and also offers consulting on marketing and strategy to new business enterprises.
Davonna is committed to the health and recovery of her clients and to the development of her colleagues and students. She is an advocate in elevating the way massage is perceived in society so that people fully recognize the power of healing in an expert’s human touch.
Volunteer and Board Experience:
Teaching CEUs has provided Davonna with so much joy that she wants to bring this passion to individual massage therapists and athletic trainers on a one-on-one base as a coach and consultant. Specifically to newbies in the massage or athletic training world with 1-3 years of experience and is ready to expand their wings into business ownership or has began their business journey and need some individual help along the way.
Davonna has taught and have spoken at various settings from Schools to Women Conferences. Click below to learn more and to invite her to your next event or come and teach a continuing education class.
Cal and Cathy welcome Davonna Willis, entrepreneur and massage therapy educator. Davonna moderates a social media group for Black massage therapists and here is talk about racism in the massage industry (and in life), the benefits of a safe space to share, and what we can do to support our Black colleagues. (There's a hint in the title.)
Join us as we talk to LMT, Certified Athletic Trainer, Speaker, Educator, and Entrepreneur Davonna Willis about her success in the massage field and how she is helping other therapists find theirs.
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Davonna Willis was declared a bestselling author for her contribution about oncology massage to the 5th edition of Local Business Mavericks released on Amazon in April, 2016. The popular business book hit multiple bestseller lists.