Meet your Licensed Massage Therapists (LMT)

  It's always nice to have a face with a name when booking your massage appointments.           

Please meet our therapists who look forward to working with you, to improve your stress and overall massage wellness.




Melissa Zayas-Tallman,LMT is the owner of Escape Away Massage. She graduated from the Onondaga School of Massage Therapy in Syracuse in December 2004. She opened Escape Away Massage the day she received her NYS license in the mail, and has been grateful for the opportunity to bring her skills & touch of massage therapy to the Mohawk Valley. She has been married for 6 years to her husband Michael, and together they are enjoying the moments of raising their two boys Andrew & Carter. 




Kurt Pflanz, LMT, PTA













 Adrienne Young, LMT

Adrienne received her New York State massage therapy license in 2010 from the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage, and was Salutatorian of her class. 

"The human body is amazing and complex. To promote and achieve positive lasting change to clients through massage therapy is very rewarding." Adrienne likes to integrate orthopedic techniques she has studied from several of the continuing education classes she has taken into her sessions. She also likes hot stone massage for those looking for pure relaxation. In her free time she enjoys the outdoors and participating in obstacle course races.