Thrive Studios Massage Therapists
Andri Kukas, Proprietor – Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Yoga Instructor
Andri Kukas, owner of Thrive Studios, moved to Berea to raise her family, after graduating from The University of Kentucky in 2002 with a bachelor of science. Andri attended Lexington Healing Arts Academy to complete Massage Therapy and Yoga Teacher Training programs, with the privelege of studying under Amanda McMain in the yoga program. Andri has been studying craniosacral therapy under Steve Schumacher at The Milne Institute since 2014.
Anri has been a self-employed massage therapist and yoga instructor for 12 years. She rooted her business in Berea in 2022 by purchasing Thrive Studio's current location in the Artisan Village Old Town Berea. Andri specializes in craniosacral therapy, myofascial release (deep tissue), Reiki, and yoga therapy for clients of all ages, including infants and children. With these specializations, Andri can help address vitality and stress, body tightness and tension, general and specific pain, acute and chronic pain, disturbed sleep, immobility issues, trauma recovery, and more.
Beyond work, Andri is a devoted wife and mother, spending as much time with her family as possible. As a nature enthusiast, Andri loves all things outdoors such as gardening, hiking, and water activities.
David Wirth grew up in Toledo, Ohio and has lived in Kentucky for 25 years. David graduated from Ohio College of Massage Therapy and has been a licensed massage therapist for 26 years. Specializing in deep tissue therapy, neuromuscular therapy, myofascial release, and trigger point therapy techniques; David can help relieve neck and back tension, migraines, and specific bodily pain.
Beyond his massage work, David enjoys all things health and wellness including gardening, organic cooking, and a weekly hike with his dog, Mocha.
David Wirth, Licensed Massage Therapist
Sean Perry, Licensed Massage Therapist
Sean Perry has lived in Kentucky since he was four years old. Sean attended Bluegrass Professional Massage in Lexington, Kentucky and has been a licensed massage therapist for 5 years. Specializing in deep tissue therapy and Swedish massage techniques; Sean can help you treat problem areas, find quick resolutions, and relax!
Beyond his massage work, Sean has also worked as a nurse and photographer. In his free time, Sean enjoys spending time with his two sons, exploring nature, is an avid photographer, and a bocce enthusiast.