wild heart studios      
wild heart studios
        Creative Wellness Center

Co-Owners & Partner Practitioners


Cindy Smith, Co-Owner of WildHeart Studios

Cindy Smith Katz, LMT



Co-owner of WildHeart Studios, Cindy has had a lifelong interest in creativity and healing. Her passion is in providing a nurturing space for those seeking physical and emotional pain relief. Combining eastern and western massage and bodywork with CranioSacral Therapy, Reiki and essential oils, she is dedicated to the care and well being of those dealing with chronic illness and difficult life challenges.

Additional training includes Mindfulness Meditation, Focusing, Intensive Journaling, Proprioceptive Writing, as well as grief and trauma counseling. With a background in social services, Cindy is most interested in supporting the healing process of people who are transitioning in the physical, personal, career or spiritual aspects of their lives.

Elizabeth Sowell

Elizabeth Sowell, LMT



Co-owner of WildHeart Studios, Elizabeth Sowell is originally from Ashland, Oregon, but has called Milwaukee home for the past eleven years. She is a Blue Sky School of Professional Massage and Bodywork Graduate with eight years of experience. She volunteered and worked several years at Core el Centro, a nonprofit holistic healing center the provides services to lower income families, and now works for St. Ann Center, a nonprofit intergenerational care facility. She works with clients with a variety of physical challenges such as MS, Cerebral Palsy and Parkinsons. She offers services such as Therapeutic Massage, Energy/Reiki and Sound Healing, Raindrop Therapy, Flower Essences, as well as CranioSacral Therapy, which she studied through the Upledger Institute. Any of these services can be incorporated into a session to meet the individual's needs. Elizabeth continues to seek out and provide wellness techniques that promote self-healing of the body, mind and spirit.

Elizabeth also studied and performed with the Ballet Rogue, formally known as Oregon State Ballet, for most of her childhood and early twenties. She still studies with Robin Bryant, a Contemporary/Modern Dance teacher and choreographer in Ashland, Oregon. Elizabeth is teaching the Dance Improvisation/Dance as a Healing Art class, which is based on and inspired by Robin's teachings. Elizabeth is looking forward to bringing this soul inspired dance to Milwaukee with Robin's blessing.


Annette Dillon

Annette Dillon



Annette has been a professional Reiki Master and teacher for 13 years. She taught Tarot and Meditation classes at The Carol Rushman Institute for 6 years and has been a psychic reader and healer for 26 years. Annette has traveled internationally doing seminars, teaching numerology, astrology and Reiki, giving attunements to individuals who wish to empower themselves to create the most positive potential and advance their own natural abilities.

Annette is a Reiki Master Teacher under the Usui healing method and was initiated under a disciple of Hawayo Takata, one of the original 13 Reiki Masters. Her dedication to healing and helping each individual reach their highest potential has made Annette an inspiring teacher and public speaker. Her psychic abilities and speaking presence provide the powerful catalyst necessary to help people develop on an individual and group level.

Annette’s teaching and readings are empowering, insightful and always positive. Many of Annette’s students have become professional readers working today.

Sherry Huibregtse

Sherry Huibregtse

Pure Spring Wellness



Sherry Huibregtse, a certified Reiki Master, created Pure Springs Wellness. She became passionate about the healing power of both Reiki and essential oils after they played an integral role in her full recovery from years of illness. Enjoying the calm balance of Reiki and gentle detoxification of the oils, she is filled with gratitude for this opportunity to offer these treatments to others.

Sherry was most recently employed at an integrative health and wellness center in Brookfield, WI where she practiced Reiki on patients with symptoms of stress and illness. A registered member of the International Association of Reiki Professionals, she is dedicated to both her Reiki clients and to the IARP Code of Ethics, while providing a gentle, nurturing experience through anxiety and pain.

Contact Sherry to schedule an appointment, or to discuss any questions you may have.

Krista McCain

Krista McCain




Krista McCain, an acupuncturist and herbalist, started Hundred Grasses in 2006. Her services include: Acupuncture, herbal medicine, supplements, meditation and breath work coaching. People see Krista most often for stress, pain, digestion, hormones, emotional complaints, and injuries (old, new, repetitive). 

Equally important to her, though, are the subjective, sub clinical complaints that might be overlooked at a doctor’s appointment. She operates with the knowledge that mild complaints, when not addressed, may turn into major conditions.

Please contact Krista for a free mini consult to discuss if HG is a match for your needs.

In Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward's

Landmark Building

Wildheart Studios
316 N. Milwaukee St.
Suite 317
Milwaukee, WI 53202

414-979-WELL (9355)