For Bodymechanics School graduate Jose "Joe" Lozano, LMP, working hard is nothing new. You see, Joe has been active duty military for 20 years now. He attended Bodymechanics School evening, graduating just over a year ago. He attended night school at the end of a long day serving our country. (Read how Bodymechanics accepts GI Bill payments
for massage school in Tumwater.) Joe is often asked how he maintains his schedule. Monday through Friday, Joe is awake at 4:00 am to get to his job on post managing the dining facility by 5:00 am. He works a full shift on base, goes home to spend an hour with his wife and then heads to his second job at Hand & Stone Spa in Lacey where he works until 10:00 pm. How does he do it? In his words "training, perseverance, dedication and sacrifice.
" Joe performs 20-25 massages a week at Hand and Stone (full time for massage therapy is considered between 10-15 massages a week.) Joe just celebrated his 1-year anniversary at Hand and Stone. Don't worry - Joe does take weekends off to recharge! Joe believes his military service has prepared him for this life - training him to get up and GO at a moments notice. He believes in and lives by the soldiers creed to always stand ready, to deploy at a moments notice. The Soldier's Creed
I am an American Soldier. I am a Warrior and a member of a team. I serve the people of the United States and live the Army Values. I will always place the mission first. I will never accept defeat. I will never quit. I will never leave a fallen comrade. I am disciplined, physically and mentally tough, trained and proficient in my warrior tasks and drills. I always maintain my arms, ...Read More