Webster joins Holmes family as Massage Therapy Program Director
Dr. Marquita Webster LMT, MMP, DPT, has joined the Holmes Community College Ridgeland
Campus staff as massage therapy program director.
Dr. Webster is a graduate of Mississippi State University where she earned a bachelor's
degree in physical education with a concentration in clinical exercise physiology.
After earning her degree from MSU, she pursued and earned her doctoral degree in physical
therapy from Tennessee State University. In 2013, Dr. Webster decided on a different route, switched careers and became a massage
therapist. She graduated and earned her massage therapy certificate from Antonelli
College in Jackson in preparation. Upon graduation, she worked for The Sanctuary Body
Spa of St. Dominic's Hospital in addition to owning her own mobile massage service.
"I truly enjoy working in the massage therapy profession as well as educating future
massage therapists," Dr. Webster said. "I have had the pleasure of teaching massage
to students for six years.
In addition to teaching massage, Dr. Webster has served as massage therapy program
director for Antonelli College and the Institute of Health & Technology. She is also
a member of the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals and the American Massage
Therapy Association. Her hobbies include reading, art, writing, learning about self-care
and helping and mentoring others in her community and in the massage profession.