The Vital Body team of women entrepreneurs marry the power of hustle with their passion for service. These women are committed to offering a superior product made with nature's purest plant medicine. After over 15 years of treating people in pain, they know what works and are dedicated to helping people live long and vital lives.
Kelly Stoll, Co-Founder
Kelly has a vision to bring CBD into the lives of as many people as possible. As an Advanced Rolfer for over 12 years, she has treated thousands of people in pain. She co-founded Vital Body Therapy, the first therapeutic spa of its kind, and has trained over 50 therapists to offer advanced bodywork for lasting relief from pain and structural imbalance. After years of studying and working with medicinal properties of cannabis, Kelly and Jennifer created Vital Body Therapeutics' CBD line to further serve their clients' healing process. She has seen hundreds of clients avoid costly surgeries and dangerous medications through thoughtful application of CBD. Her passion for natural medicine and knowledge of the spa industry has led her to focus her efforts on bringing this powerful and safe medicine to as many spas and health care practitioners as possible. Kelly is a passionate and dedicated leader, driven to build the best CBD company in the nation. She believes that nature, movement, plant medicine, good bodywork and human connection are the foundation for living a vital life. In her free time, she loves going to the beautiful Sierra mountains to run, climb, swim, hike, and ski.
Jennifer Galvin, Co-Founder
Jennifer has a long history of helping improve the lives of others through alternative healing methods. She began her career as a Massage Therapist in 2002, working in both spa and clinical settings. She has developed curriculum for massage certification courses, taught advanced massage training workshops, and in 2011 co-founded Vital Body Therapy with Kelly. Together they have been on a mission to help educate people about the value of bodywork and alternative medicine. Jennifer spent years gathering data from clients about their experience using CBD to treat their pain and inflammation. With this knowledge, along with Jennifer's passion and skill for creating custom formulated massage creams, they created the Vital Body Therapeutics CBD line of body care products. Jennifer oversees operations and product formulation and development. She is meticulous about detail and has set the bar high for product quality and integrity. Her mission is to continue educating people about the healing benefits of CBD and bodywork, and to bring the best CBD products to market. In her free time, she loves to hike and backpack, act in Santa Cruz play productions, and make sure her two kids grow up to be awesome humans (so far, so good!).
Kinsey Kelsen, Director Of Sales
Kinsey has been an entrepreneur in the cannabis and wellness industries for 13 years. Coming from a background in a large resort spa as an esthetician and spa professional, she understands the corporate structure and what it takes to get a new product on the shelves. She is deeply knowledgable about many aspects of the spa industry, from managing a budget, growing revenue, developing product lines, evolving the spa menu, hiring for success, and brand and marketing management. Her extensive background in natural medicine, esthetics and cannabis serve to make Kinsey an authority in the CBD space, helping spas and large and small businesses implement CBD services and products to ensure their success. She is highly organized, thorough, accountable and pays close attention to details. She is committed to the clients she serves and develops long lasting relationships across the board. She is a Santa Cruz native and lives near the beach with her boyfriend and Rottweiler, surrounded by family and friends. Her passion is to share alternative methods to decrease pain and dependency on pharmaceutical drugs so people can live their most active, healthy lives.
Samantha Keller, Pacific Northwest Sales Director
Samantha Keller has been studying holistic health for over 24 years and has always been fascinated with optimizing energy and facilitating vibrant states of health. She was a practicing massage therapist for 16 years and is a certified Western Herbalist and Sound healer. She has spent most of her life weaving between her two passions, wellness and music, and has been a performing artist since she was a teenager. She has studied dance intensively for many years and always been an avid backpacker and hiker, truly feeling renewed in the great outdoors.
Professionally she has run her own businesses for most of her adult life and is currently a vocal coach for entrepreneurs and singers. She has business management in her background as well as a variety of administrative experiences both in the holistic health world and music promotion. For a period of 3 years she cared for young people with autism and has always chosen professions that have given her a way to give back to her community. Samantha loves working as a sales manager for Vital Body Therapeutics, feeling aligned with the mission behind the company and is proud to be part of a movement focused on people being able to lead more active, thriving lives.
Caroline Stoll, Sales and Brand Manager
Caroline graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a B.A. in English Literature with an emphasis in Russian literature. She was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority where she participated in community service events, athletic competitions, and team building.
Caroline has interned with marketing teams associated with music event production, law firms, clothing companies, and wellness brands. After graduating, she worked at a top California personal injury law firm, drafting specialized legal documents and pleadings. She then honed her experience in marketing and brand development as an associate at Tinder. This experience has proven invaluable in her pursuit to help grow Vital Body Therapeutics. Caroline is a member of the Junior League Association, an all-women philanthropic organization in Santa Barbara. She spends her time with friends, playing indoor and outdoor volleyball, eating out, and enjoying what Los Angeles has to offer.
Jennifer Ramirez, Accounts Manager
Jennifer began her career in the wellness industry as the manager at our therapeutic spa and sister company, Vital Body Therapy. For over four years she has managed a staff of 20, ensured the highest standards of service for our community, maintained the beautiful retail boutique, and supported thousands of spa clients. Due to her attention to detail and organizational excellence, Jennifer now handles the company bookkeeping, including all account relationships with our extensive vendor partners. We relish in the fact that it is quite rare for Jennifer to make a mistake. With over fourteen years of experience in customer service, Jennifer's integrity and work ethic have made her an integral member of the Vital Body team. She has the desire to provide the superior service that we believe in, and she looks forward to forming lasting business relationships with all of our clients. Outside of the office, she can be found at the beach walking her bulldog or enjoying valuable time with her family and friends.