Licensed Esthetician, Massage Therapist, and Esthetics Instructor, Founding Partner

Laura is the founder and curator of Instinct Holistic Medical Spa & Salon in Bozeman, MT. She is trained and licensed as an esthetician, massage therapist, and esthetics instructor, and has 15 years of industry experience. Laura is passionate and knowledgeable about safe cosmetics and is on a mission to share beauty products and services that make S.E.N.S.E. (beauty that is Safe. Effective. Natural. Scientific. Easy.) She loves researching products, ingredients, and esthetic technologies that are safe and will bring the results clients are looking for. In her free time, Laura loves to travel with her son London- together they have explored many new cultures, dined on local food, and researching the beauty rituals practiced around the world. 



MD, Medical Director, Partner

Dr. Sarah Donahue has been practicing medicine in Gallatin Valley for 6 years as an inpatient physician. She has always been passionate about natural skincare and minimally invasive anti-aging techniques that prevent and/or reverse physical signs of aging and environmental exposures. She attended medical school at the University of Glasgow, Scotland and completed her Internal Medicine residency at MCV/VCUHS in Richmond, Virginia and worked as an academic hospitalist before moving to Montana. She continues to educate the next generation of doctors and advanced practitioners in acute medicine.



RN, Reiki Master Practitioner, Partner

Jolene has been a Registered Nurse for 23 years and has lived in Bozeman for 46 years. Her love for her clients shows through her big smile. Jolene’s nursing career has been hospital focused and she is excited to bring her knowledge to Instinct and to learn new skills that will help the community look and feel better about themselves. Jolene’s love for Reiki will continue as she will be giving treatments to her clients at Instinct. Jolene is a mother of 2 and enjoys everything Montana has to offer from hiking and skiing to floating and camping.


Jessika Hobart

Licensed Esthetician


Jessika recently graduated from the esthetics program at Healthworks Institute and is excited to be working at Instinct pursuing her ideal career in medical esthetics. Her past experience in the medical field as a phlebotomist and training as a medical assistant, combined with her education as an esthetician and passion for Beauty have led her to where she is today. She is excited to share her enthusiasm for skin care and health with everyone, and to help people feel beautiful in their skin.