About Us

Michele Helaney, BS, LMT, BCTMB, CPT, WLS

M Helaney ResizedMichele Helaney has a degree in Business Administration and is a Certified Massage Therapy Continuing Education provider through the National Certification Board on Therapeutic Massage and Body Work (NCBTMB). She is licensed in the State of Nebraska as Massage Therapist through the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, through the State of Ohio Medical Board with a Limited Branch Medical Practitioners License in Masso-Therapy, and is nationally certified through the NCBTMB.  Mrs. Helaney, also, holds certifications as both a Certified Personal Trainer and a Weight Loss Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine.

In addition to being the majority shareholder in Five Elements, Michele is the co-owner of Omaha Blue Waves Martial Arts and Fitness.  Michele is active in both the Sarpy County Chamber of Commerce and the Millard Business Association (MBA). She is a past president of the MBA and current State of Nebraska Board of Massage Therapy member.

Paige Helaney LMT, CNA
Co-Owner & Facility Manager

IMG_0088Paige is a licensed massage therapist specializing in relaxation massage and stress management therapy. Some of her other forte’s include medical massage, cupping for massage and positional release. She is, also, our resident spa therapist. Paige offers a variety of services to relax her clients, benefit the skin, and aid in healing specific muscular issues. She provides unique insights for students in the area of spa therapy services.



Jeff Helaney BS, DSc, LMT, CFT

Jeff Helaney has a diverse educational background. His areas of interest lay in Oriental Medicine focusing on TCM massage modalities. He has studied with the Institute of Korean Natural Health, the Training Center for the Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Medboo) headquartered in Beijing, China, and the North American Hombu for KoKoDo Shiatsu. He is board certified by the American Alternative Medical Association, a professional member of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and a State of Nebraska Licensed Massage Therapist. He is, also, certified by the International Sports Science Association as a Certified Fitness Trainer.

In addition to being the minority shareholder in Omaha Blue Waves Massage, Bodywork, and Education Center, Jeff is a co-owner of Omaha Blue Waves Martial Arts, Fitness, and Health.