Sunshine Massage School

Sunshine Massage School


Our Teachers and Facilitators

Jivaka Kumar Bhaccha Founder of Thai massage
Jivaka Kumar Bhaccha Founder of Thai massage

Teachers and facilitators for Sunshine Massage School advanced classes.

We are proud of our teachers and their accomplishments. 

Even though they are teachers they never stop learning and strive to gain more knowledge that they can pass on to their students. Each of our teachers is highly trained and experienced in not only the art of traditional Thai massage but also in the art of teaching. They know how to create a friendly and comfortable atmosphere in the class room so that students are given the best environment in which to learn and develop their own skills and practice. 

Waree (Pensiri  Matchachan)

Waree is an independent specialized professional massage therapist and teacher in Chiang Mai, Pai and Koh Phangan Thailand who provides private or small group massage training & intensive treatment on Thai massage therapy, Abdominal Healing Massage and Thai Foot Reflexology.
She is a certified from the Thai Ministry of Public Health,  in Traditional Thai medicine, specialized in Thai massage.

David Lutt

David is a French licensed osteopath, and combines his expertise and love of osteopathy with Thai massage. He lives in Asia immersing himself in yoga, shiatsu, Vipassana meditation and Thai massage. In Thailand, he studied mainly under Ajahn Chaiyuth and Asokananda. 

David is the co-founder of the College Osteo Thai in France and runs Thai massage and Osteo Thai courses all over the world. His has a love of movement, rhythm and fluidity and enjoys capoeira, swimming in the sea and… football!

David Roma

David Roma first discovered Traditional Thai Massage while on assignment piloting for a prominent communication company in the mid 1990's. Based in Bangkok, flying a private jet, David began teaching yoga within the city limits. It was then that he began to experience Thai Massage as a healing modality to the body and a blissful state of well being.

David is a Nationally Board Certified Massage Therapist & Yoga Instructor and a member of the AMTA and THAI Healing Alliance.

David now offers Thai Massage Training to beginners and advanced practitioners. Stay tuned for our events page for upcoming workshops.

Noam Tyroler

In 1989, Noam took his first Thai massage course in the school of the Old Traditional Hospital in Chiang Mai in northern Thailand. After several years of training, including five additional courses in Thailand, he became a Thai massage practitioner in 1992. Three years later, he opened the Thai massage department at the Reidman international college. This is the largest college for holistic medicine in Israel and one of the largest in the world.

Pensri Matchachan

Pensiri  Matchachan (Waree)born in Southern Thailand in 1976, has been practicing and studying the healing arts since 2010. She was raised by a healing and spiritually gifted family.

Her passion for bodywork and the desire to help others to reach their inner harmony brought her to deepen her knowledge into Thai massage and relocate to the Thai Holistic Capital Chiang Mai.

Ralf Marzen

Is a senior teacher with the Sunshine Network and director of Mudita School of Thai yoga massage as well as StillPoint Meditation and Therapy Center in London:

"Yan" Suriyan Punyafoo

His gentle nature and his extensive experience teaching the beginner's couse makes him a great teacher to be around. Yan continues his study of Thai massage and related topics and teaches some of our advanced courses.