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Miriam Maldonado - Accounting



Miriam started with Holistic Options Inc. in the beginning years back in 1989.  She worked with Mojka Renaud (founder of Holistic Options Inc.) as her assistant when they first started out in a small office building with only one room in Altamonte Springs, FL.  Over the years Miriam has held several positions and has watched the business grow into the 10k square foot facility that it now is today.


Miriam has a background in business as an Executive assistant, business accountant and office management. Miriam was born in Hawaii and has assisted with the growth of Holistic Options for over 20 years. Today she manages the accounting and HR department and works in several other capacities throughout the office. Miriam is considered a cornerstone for the business as well as the staff.



Rose Langenes - Office Manager/Reception


Rose has worked in the Medical offices over 30 years. Her career has been focused for the first 10 years in Conventional medicine such as: Internal medicine, General Practice, Orthopedic practices and Physical Therapy and the last 20 years in the Natural Medicine Field such as: Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Nutrition with various other specialties, collectively working in all clerical fields ranging from Reception to Business management. Rose is also skilled in medical assisting with various modalities working and managing both front and back offices within each scope of practice. She also has working knowledge in retail and high customer service.

The switch to Natural Healthcare came in 1995 when a thirst for a better way to heal started. In personal research, she found the answers in Natural Medicine. Rose started with Holistic Options in 2006 extending her knowledge in natural medicine while improving her personal experience with health and the natural way of health/healing. In her personal time, she has volunteered 22 years of experience working with youth and adults in church/counseling settings, and different ministry fields.



Toni Speak - Aesthetician/Retail



Toni comes to Orlando from the Midwest where she earned her Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Kansas.  After relocating to Orlando, she attended the Florida college of Natural Health and thus started her career as a Licensed Aesthetician.  Toni Has been a skin care professional for over ten years and is well-versed in creating the right facial to suit her client’s needs, ranging from anti-aging to acne facials. Her clients include all ranges of skin, age and conditions.  She is experienced in micro-current, skin peels, microdermabrasion, extractions, body treatments, facials and body waxing. 

She is proud to work with the Eminence Organics Skin Care line from Hungary offering an indulgent, result-driven facial/ body treatment using only the highest quality Organic skin care products available.

In addition to being an Aesthetician, Toni also works in our retail department carrying an excellent knowledge of not only the Eminence Organics Skin Care line but also all other products that we offer.  Her passion for health and nutrition helps her to assist clients on their journey to a happier, healthier state of well-being.

Just some of the services she provides here at Holistic Options:

-Micro-Current, Anti-aging non-Invasive Facelift
-Organic Facials
-All over Facial and Body Waxing
-LED Blue and red light Facials
-Gentelman’s Facial
-Men’s Back Facial
-Body Wraps
-Body Scrubs
-Body Wax
-Ear Candling
-Cellulite Treatments

Betanya Grant – DITI Technician / Retail Customer Service


Betanya is trained as a Thermographer for the Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging (DITI) scan that we offer at Holistic Options.  Her role as an ophthalmic technician for over three years made it an easy transition for her role as a Thermographer.

She is also one of our staff that will assist you in the Retail Department.  She is cheerful and attentive and with over fifteen years experience in customer service, she will make your needs a priority.  A highly creative and intuitive individual, Betanya has always had a fascination with the art of life and has upheld a deep respect for Mother Nature and her gifts to humanity, including natural remedies drawn from the Earth.  She whole heartedly believes in nutrition and in keeping the mental and physical body to its optimal capacity.

Betanya graduated on the Dean’s List from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor’s Degree in Technical Writing.  Her background consists of many years of service as an editor for her college newspaper and literary arts journal.  Since then, she has travelled throughout South America to vacation in Colombia, Argentina and Brazil.  Her knowledge in language extends to Portuguese and Spanish.  Her lifelong interests made alternative medicine and working at Holistic Options a natural choice for her.

In her free time, you may find her at her favorite indie used bookstore, record shows, movie conventions and especially at any legendary concert in town. 



Lidia Nash


Colon Hydrotherapist


Lidia Nash has been a colonic therapist since 1997. She started her practice as a Holistic Nutritionist in Toronto Canada under the wing of her mentor Dr. Morris Zubkewych DC AC DHom who placed her on the path of knowledge by training her as his EAV practitioner. He exposed her to Functional Medicine and Homotoxicology classes, lectures and seminars. Lidia has a good understanding of how our inner and outer environment affects our health. Lidia's goal is to empower you with the information you need to reach your health goals. Lidia believes strongly in a healthy diet and detoxifying the body on a regular basis to maintain proper health.


Debra Cornell, CPT CHC, AADP

Certified Holistic Health Coach
Certified Personal Trainer
Raw Foods Chef and Instructor


Debra Cornell is a Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Holistic Health Coach, Certified Raw Foods Chef and Instructor, specializing in Low Glycemic and Gluten free foods. She is extremely passionate and serious about helping others improve the quality of their lives through simple changes in diet and lifestyle.


Debra received her training at Integrative Nutrition in New York City, and is Board Certified by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners. She is also a graduate of National Personal Training Institute and is Certified by NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine). Debra leads workshops on nutrition and offers individual health and nutrition coaching, as well as Personal Training for Corporate Wellness programs, Groups, Families, and Individuals.


Debra offers free consultations. Feel free to call and set up yours.


Samerjai JItaree, LMT and Certified CEU Provider


Samerjai was born and raised in Thailand. In 2002, she attended the Rwo-Shr Health Institute International, in Ontario, and was awarded the Certification of Foot Reflexology from Theresa S.M.Yang, a renown Chinese Master from Taiwan. She also certified for Ayurvedic massage from Center for Ayurveda & Indian systems of Healing, Toronto. In 2003, Samerjai returned to Thailand and became a Traditional Thai Massage Therapist. She returned in 2007 for advanced training. Starting in 2004 and till 2007, she was a Holistic Practitioner licensed in the City of Toronto.

In 2008, she became a Licensed Massage Therapist in the State of Florida. She continued her exploration, and in 2013, received her Reiki Master Certification in the Usui Tradition. She offers Massage Therapy with a mindful approach, understanding that everybody is unique and so should be the journey toward their health.

She is an expert in the Ayurvedic Shirodhara treatment. While her specialty is Traditional Thai Massage and Bamboo Massage, Samerjai also brings to her clients a wide array of massage modalities such as: Certified Sole Reflexology, Certified Vodder Manual Lymph Drainage, Aromatherapy Massage, Certified Ayurvedic Shirodhara Treatment, Prenatal Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Deep Tissue, Swedish and Reiki Natural Healing Energy.


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