Sharla Martin is highly passionate about the luxury spa, health, and beauty industries and this passion has allowed her to excel as Spa Director of The Spa at Windsor Court, part of the distinctive Maack Management Hotel Spa Management collection. Martin’s drive for excellence in luxury branding has taken her from high end cosmetics stores and in-demand make-up artistry, to her current role as an exceptionally rated spa team leader. Martin began her career working for various cosmetic companies including Shu Uemura, Laura Mercier, Bobbi Brown and Yves St Laurent. Eventually, she moved on to become a highly acclaimed freelance makeup artist working between Nashville, Tennessee and New York City. Later in her career, she moved to New Orleans where she became the General Manager at the spa located in the historic Hotel Monteleone. In the spring of 2012, the Spa at Windsor Court opened it’s doors with Sharla at the helm as Spa Director. Under Martin’s leadership, the team has created an environment that has made the Spa at Windsor Court the premier spa destination for locals and tourists alike in the New Orleans area. In only three years, Sharla has managed to cultivate a team that has earned consecutive Forbes Four Star spa ratings. Having recently purchased a home in the area, she has invested in the beautiful city of New Orleans as she continually invests in her team, striving for them to be as passionate about their craft as she is about the industry.