Sunita Tarkunde, BAMS, RN
Founder & Director
Sunita holds a Masters Degree in Ayurveda, is a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas, and is also a certified Yoga Instructor. She specializes in Consultation and Education here at the Center and has personally trained all of our staff to have a deep understanding of the Ayurvedic methods that assist our clients in unlocking their potential vitality.
Your quality of life is inextricably linked to the balance of your physical, mental and spiritual selves and Sunita is deeply devoted to helping you achieve this balance and also teaching you to understand how to live an Ayurvedic Lifestyle.
Nancy Aguilera, LMT
Nancy was born and raised in Houston has been working at the Houston Ayurveda Center since 2011. She received her FSMTB massage therapy certification from San Jacinto College in Deer Park in 2011 and her specialized Ayurvedic Therapy training from Sunita at the Center. Nancy is also a certified Reiki Level II in 2012 to deepen her connection to energetic and enhance her gift of healing touch.
Hilary Tait, LMT
Monica Espinosa, LMT
Monica has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since 2006, and is certified to do Prenatal and Infant Massage. She has done training for many specialties; Orthopedic and Pain Management as well as Oncology Massage. She is currently our only staff member trained in Cupping and Reflexology, and is also certified in Reiki and Harmonic Resonance. Monica has been an Ayurvedic Therapist since 2018.
Kelly has been practicing Ayurveda for many years, and has been doing therapeutic body work for over a year. She is a certified Yoga instructor since 2012 with specialized training in Forrest Yoga, Prenatal and Postnatal. Kelly is also an ordained minister; the union with Prana in all of her practices brings healing to mind, body and spirit.
Megan has been doing body work for 6 years; in addition to her training as an Ayurvedic Technician, she is also a Reiki Master and a Focused-Intentional Bodysmith. Her mission is to help you reconnect to your highest, healthiest self and nourish you on a vibrational level. “Through Healing I am Healed”
Eileen Dyer, LMT
Eileen was the first therapist Sunita trained in Ayurvedic Therapy and has been working with us at Houston Ayurveda ever since! She is not a regular therapist on our schedule but she comes in to help us out when are in need of her expertise. The amazing herbal heating bags we sell at the Center are made by her loving hands!
Chelsea will usually be the first person you talk to at the Houston Ayurveda Center. She handles scheduling of appointments and is happy to answer any questions you might have about Ayurveda; consultations, therapies and all of our classes.