Student of the Month: Juan Sellars

Juan Sellars- future graduate and closet Phil Collins fan

Juan Sellars will be graduating from CMSM this month. He has been chosen as our Student of the Month for October due to his exemplary scholarship as a student! Learn more about him and his motivations below. Congratulations, Juan!



Name one person who has had an impact on your life and explain why.

My mother. She raised my and my sister while completing her engineering degree at the University of Maryland.

How did you become interested in becoming a massage therapist?

After having an injury and going through rehabilitation, I had to work with a massage therapist and really enjoyed it.

What led you to choose Central Maryland School of Massage as your massage therapy school?

The convenience of the school being in town was nice, but especially after the tour and meeting instructors. Morrie [an instructor] really helped convince me during the tour.

Name one thing you cannot live without.

My Marine Corps brothers from 3/6. They inspire me and remind me I can accomplish anything.

Name one country you would love to visit.

Ireland or the Netherlands.

Are you a dog or cat person? Or both or neither?

Dogs, especially malamutes and huskies.

State three adjectives that describe you:

Determined, easy-going, and funny.

What is your go-to song when you need to get motivated?

Air Tonight – Phil Collins

What are your plans after graduating from massage therapy school?

Doing everything I can to further my knowledge of massage, especially sports massage.


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