Meet the Renew Staff

Renew Day Spa provides accessible, customized personal-care services via a team of licensed specialists who are committed to maximizing the inner and outer health and contentment of their guests. We view our role as that of hands-on providers, advocates and educators expert in a full complement of Eastern and Western wellness principals and modalities. Please meet Renew Day Spa’s Staff.

Danielle Spohr- Owner, Oncology Certified Esthetician, Nail Technician, Reflexologist, Certified Reiki II Practitioner

Danielle brings a diverse combination of training and experience to her leadership role at Renew Day Spa. In helping her clients look and feel their best, she applies holistic strategies that can include natural treatments, medical esthetics, Integrative Reflexology, Oncology Skin therapies and more. Danielle also has been trained in microcurrent, skin irregularity removal, advanced peels, microderm and LED technology. Clients find comfort from her rare blend of intelligence, creative energy, work ethic and compassion.

After a very successful career in specialty retail, Danielle followed a lifelong interest in skin and nail care, becoming director of Raleigh’s largest privately owned spa. She learned from some of the best estheticians in the area while completing a 60-hour internship and obtaining her Esthetic License. In October 2009, she earned her medical esthetic certificate and joined the staff of a Med Spa near Goldsboro. In June 2013, she became certified in Oncology Esthetics and has continued her training in the field of Holistic Oncology Skin Therapy by attending a class certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. In 2014, she earned a certificate in Integrative Reflexology, a massage modality centering on the hands, ears, and feet. With skills and knowledge in ancient and modern wellness and nutrition practices, Danielle helps clients find balance in their skin, their bodies and lives. Her own journey to personal and professional balance drives Danielle to assist people of all stages of life to re-connect their minds, bodies, and spirits – thus looking, feeling, and being the best they possibly can.

Danielle is a graduate of North Carolina State University and has grown up in Raleigh since middle school. She opened Renew Day Spa in 2012 with these values in mind because she wanted a peaceful place for her guests to come and escape from the outside world. Danielle believes in order to rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul you must nourish it through relaxation.


Christina Ford-Massage Therapist, Nail Technician

An Ohio native, Christy earned her massage license in 2001. Four years later, she returned to school to obtain a license in nail technology in order to compliment the services she offers her clients. A gentle, soothing touch and keen attention to detail set Christy apart, with her work leaving hands and feet looking and feeling terrific. Her unique approach to massage – which combines finesse and intensity – relax and renew the body and rid the mind of daily stress. Christy’s deep tissue work has created a loyal following among competitive athletes and fitness enthusiasts. But its her rhythmic compressions and gliding strokes that lull clients into a state of peaceful harmony. Her commitment to providing clients with the highest quality spa experience keeps them coming back. Christy loves what she does and it shows!

Michelle Poulos -Front Desk Manager

Michelle is also an Ohio native turned southern gal.  She has worked in Retail Management for over 27 years and had recently moved to the Clayton area.  Her customer service skills are what keep our clients happy and she truly enjoys each and every one of them.  She is a mother of three beautiful children and enjoys spending her days off with them.  She loves animals of all kind and is into rescuing and fostering animals in need of help.  She fostered and adopted her pitbull, Rocky and pitbull, Dottie.


Paul Frandsen-Massage Therapist



Melissa Moore-Esthetician

Melissa was born, raised and lives in Dunn, North Carolina.  With always a love and passion for skin care she graduated from the Miller-Motte Esthetics Technology Program in 2017.  During her education at Miller-Motte she became certified in Chemical Exfoliation, Microdermabrasion, receiving additional certifications in Advanced Brazilian/Bikini Wax, Holistic skin care and The Three Stages of Hormonal Skin.

After graduation, Melissa attended additional hands on training and received certifications in Radio Frequency, High Pressure Saline Exfoliation, Micro Needling, Derma Planing, Lasers and IPL. Interested in the Science of fine lines, wrinkles and skin care health, Melissa seeks to give you the highest attention, best advice on skin care regimen products, while providing comfort, knowledge and relaxation.

Melissa loves seeing guests happy with her services and excited about their results.  She loves baseball, basketball and soccer….she cheers her son on!  In the off seasons it is all about the beaches…with Sunscreen of course!  Skin care and Motherhood are her passions.

Joi Stevens-Massage Therapist

Joi was born in Asheville, NC before moving to Mclean, VA where she grew up riding and showing hunter jumping horses.  After graduating High School, she moved with her family to Cary, NC.  In 1998 she attended the Body Therapy Institute and became Nationally Certified and North Carolina Licensed as a Massage and Bodywork Therapist.  Joi loves helping clients to feel their best and work on body related goals, whether for relaxation or addressing pain and adhesion’s in the tissues related to past or recent injuries.  Along with Trigger Point, Joi is certified in Vaccu-therapy and Medicupping, adding to the overall Therapeutic benefits of her massage treatments.

In Joi’s free time, she enjoys anything horse related be it trail riding or showing her Spotted Saddle Horse, Peppy.  She loves to travel with her husband to Charleston, SC.  They both love and cherish their rescue cat, Simba and Papillion dog, Bijou.


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