With over 20 years of experience in successfully opening, operating and consulting for spas owned by private equity and publicly traded companies, Rianna has been instrumental in advancing spa careers and the financial equity of spas all over the country. Recently involved in the transformation and rebranding of an iconic hot springs mineral spa into the first carbon neutral wellness resort in North America, Rianna also helped create the vision and develop the first affordable wellness destination resort. Her continuing involvement with GSN Planet as a board member since 2010 has influenced Rianna’s evolution into an established sustainable wellness expert with a unique brand of authenticity, transparency and proven success in the development, launch and marketing of wellness resorts and concepts.
On a personal level, describes herself as a resilient lover of life, modern day tree hugger, dedicated doggie mom, foodie and loyal friend. She grew up in Manila Philippines and moved to the US in 1987. She has lived in New Jersey, Hawaii, Florida, Arizona and California where recently moved to LA with her partner Kevin and 13 year old lab Chawmba.