Four Seasons Resort Nevis has named Karen Mcfarlane as its spa director. Mcfarlane has more than 20 years of experience in the spa and wellness industries. She spent the last 11 years at the Jumby Island Resort, of the Oetker Collection, in Antigua.
In this new role, Mcfarlane will lead the resort's spa and fitness facilities. She began her career as a nail technician and massage therapist, and transitioned through several learning and development programs, including a scholarship through the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association to study Spa & Hospitality Management at the University of California.
Mcfarlane is a Board Member for Caribbean We Wellness & Education, where she serves as an education advisor. She has also led several community and charitable events, such as the Annual Charity Walk in recognition of Global Wellness Day.
“It is truly an honor to be joining the Four Seasons Resort Nevis family,” says Mcfarlane. “I am looking forward to developing the spa's wellness experiences while infusing the rich natural elements of Nevis so that our visiting guests can experience the authenticity of the island.”
“I am pleased to welcome Karen to the Four Seasons Resort Nevis family,” says Yvette Thomas-Henry, regional vice president and general manager of Four Seasons Resort Nevis. “Her passion for excellence and her commitment to training and development is sure to enhance and elevate the spa, wellness and fitness offerings at our Resort. I’m excited to see what her fresh perspective will bring to our unique Nevisian offerings.”