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Our Team

Debra Pender

Debra Pender

Owner/Founder Beyond Wrapture Day Spas

Debra now considers herself a native of Kelowna having lived in the Valley 30 years now. She began Beyond Wrapture in 1994 after experiencing what have become Beyond Wrapture’s Signature treatments at a mountain spa in Mexico. That life changing experience made her determine to share what she learned with others. Not a day goes past that she considers going to work a job; life is about learning, sharing and educating. Mindful of the life force energy, Debra has managed to grow as an individual through some of the challenges of owning a business.

Shannon Wilson

Shannon Wilson

Administrative Assistant

Shannon began working with Beyond Wrapture in 2005 as a Receptionist but as life would have it she married a military man and was off to different parts of the world. With today’s technology we have managed to keep Shannon as part of our team now for 14 years and counting! We simply could not function without her organized and accurate skills.

Claudia del Carmen

Claudia del Carmen

Spa Practitioner & Makeup Artist, Esthetician Specializing in Brazilian Waxing

Claudia is a dynamic and skilled individual whose smile is infectious from the moment you meet her. Her skills are as varied and honed just like her charming personality. She is always willing to help others but her greatest desire is to assist her clients with their mental and spiritual well being whether she is giving you a Manicure, Pedicure, Facial or her fabulous Massage. She is a waxing specialist skilled in performing Brazilians.

Danielle Emard

Danielle Emard

Massage Technician

Danielle comes to us from Quebec where she was a valued member of the RITMA Massage Therapy Association from 2007 to 2011. Danielle believes that massage provides the well-being to the mind and body especially in the busy time of our lives. She always adapts her massage to meet your individual needs and preferences using a variety of different techniques. Come and experience how the sense of wellness, relaxation and renewed vitality that her 12 years of experience gives to you.

Megan Relkoff

Megan Relkoff

Registered Massage Therapy, Cognitive Recalibration Therapy & much more...

Megan believes that by aligning your subconscious mind and beliefs to your goals true healing can occur. Therefore through the ancient art and science of hypnosis we are able to release negative thought patterns and beliefs, find a deeper and clearer understanding of ones self and remove the physical manifestations of emotional distress. Megan is trained in Registered Massage Therapy, Cranial Sacral, Neurokinetic Therapy, Hypnotherapy, CCMBA, Reiki, Energy Medicine, and Personal Training. She is continually taking courses, workshops and seminars to further her knowledge. She has had the privilege of working along side pioneers and well accomplished therapists in a variety of Integrative Centers, including her mentor Detlef Friede, President of the Canadian Hypnosis Association. Megan provides homecare and educates her clientele allowing them to be actively empowered in their own healing processes

Olivia Morris

Olivia Morris

Esthetician & Spa Practitioner

Olivia hails from Jamaica however she has been in Canada most of her life as she came to our wonderful country when she was a young teen. Her experience and skills in Esthetics and Make Up are exceptional and if you are looking for a relaxing but strong massage Olivia is one of the best in Kelowna.

Anna Margetts

Anna Margetts

Esthetician, Make-Up Artist & Spa Practitioner

Anna moved to Canada from Germany as young women when she was 15 years old. She has 10 years experience in the Esthetics industry and has been with Beyond Wrapture since 2007. She finds fulfillment in connecting with clients, establishing trust, and building long and lasting relationships with them.

Alexia Krause

Alexia Krause

Massage Technician & Spa Practitioner

Alexia, a long time Kelowna resident, whose has always had a passion for wellness, took a giant leap and changed careers from teaching Literature at UBCO to performing a variety of massage modalities (and soon to include Reflexology) at Beyond Wrapture. Her other passions include Pilates, Zumba and Spiritual Energy studies. The satisfaction she receives from her clients at the end of her services validates her attention to detail as one of her most valued qualities.

Yamin Wu

Yamin Wu

Massage Technician & Spa Practitioner

Yamin has joined our team while she is travelling on a Working Holiday Permit. She left her home in Taiwan to explore opportunities in Australia and now Canada. Once you have had a spa service or a massage from her you will understand how we never want her to leave! Her nurturing and skilled hands will leave you motionless on the treatment table and wondering: Do we really have to say goodbye?

Richard Wensink

Richard Wensink

Managing Supervisor & Massage Specialist

Richard has been with beyond Wrapture since 2008. He completed his massage practitioner course at Okanagan Valley College. He acknowledges that meeting the needs of his clients is very important and takes great pride in his services. He has become one of the first faces you will see when you walk into our Capri Hotel Spa. His work as a Supervisor, Spa Flow Co-coordinator, and Customer Service Representative is as genuine and particular as his Massage.

Korina Antonakaki

Korina Antonakaki

Assisting Spa Supervisor & Massage Technician

Korina comes to us from Athens Greece where she performed a wide variety of Massage techniques to meet her client’s needs. Her schooling is in Physiotherapy and although she has had opportunity to work in Ireland and a variety of other countries, she has chosen Canada to be her home. We are proud to share her expertise with you!

Samantha Kayzer

Samantha Kayzer

Esthetician & Make-Up Artist

After graduating from Marvel College, Samantha was happy to start her career doing what she loves: enhancing your already beautiful canvas! She loves doing Pedicures and Manicures and Facials. She knows the value of your natural beauty and she is happy to educate and share her knowledge of skin care with clients so they feel comfortable in their own skin.

Nerissa Lestino

Nerissa Lestino

Esthetician, Spa Practitioner & Threading

Nerissa joined Beyond Wrapture 2 years ago when she relocated from Dubai where spent 12 years as a Facial and Brow Shaping Specialist. She brings with those skills a new service to our menu which she executes flawlessly; Threading. Her compassionate and down to earth personality immediately puts you at ease when you meet her, and that’s especially important if it’s your first spa visit. She is passionate about her work whether it’s Esthetics or Spa Treatments. Let her add some ‘shape’ to your Brows or guide you through your first Brazilian waxing.

Selene Ortiz Rozas

Selene Ortiz Rozas

Esthetician & Spa Practitioner

Selene has been with us since the Summer of 2008 sharing her talents with guests who appreciate her calm and sensitive manner whether she is performing Massage, Facials, Reflexology or her skillful French Manicure & Pedicures. Every service Selene performs includes a deep spiritual connection you will want to return for again and again.

Nayelli Chavez Plasencia

Nayelli Chavez Plasencia

Esthetician, Make-Up Artist & Spa Practitioner

Nayelli graduated as an Esthetician & Make-Up Artist in Guadalajara Mexico. Previous to joining us at Beyond Wrapture she was doing Make -Up for Video Productions in Mexico. Nayelli’s warmth and professional approach to her services has created strong and lasting relationships with her clients. She is full of positive energy, compassion and like all our staff; she is a valuable asset to our team.

Liliana Perez Ortiz

Liliana Perez Ortiz

Esthetician & Spa Practitioner

While vacationing in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico Debra had the pleasure of having a massage by Lili at the B&B she was staying at. Impressed with Lili’s authenticity and talents and desire to live and work in Canada, Debra sponsored her and neither of them has looked back. Lili has been a perfect team fit since 2008 and truly enjoys interacting with her guests, assuring a service experience that is top quality. Guaranteed, you will leave all your problems behind after having any service performed by this skilled and gentle lady.

Akiko Mita

Akiko Mita

Nail Technician


Akiko, born and raised in Tokyo, graduated University in Japan and became an Assistant Linguistics Professor teaching in Japan, Korea and Brazil. Her keen desires to seek a more spacious life experience lead her to Canada 3 years ago. Now, with her International Certification we can proudly say she is one of the most detailed Nail Technicians in Kelowna. Let her add some ‘Sparkle’ to your toes and some joy to your day.

Could This Be You?

Could This Be You?

Email your resume to debra888@beyondwrapture.com

If you are passionate about your work and enjoy working in a stress free environment please email your resume to debra888@beyondwrapture.com