About Us

Raven & Moon is your home for community, healing, & expansion. Melissa Manto & Nichole Martini work together to energetically curate resources that help you on your healing journey & spiritual growth. 
Additionally, we are a learning community that offers circles, workshops, & in-depth courses to serve you as you expand. We are here for you. 


Nichole Martini is an intuitive coach, Reiki practitioner, and yoga teacher living & thriving in upstate South Carolina.  Her driving passion is to create sustainable change by supporting her clients to find their own unique pathway to soul expansion, spiritual growth, creative practice, and energetic & physical healing.  After a decade in the NYC non-profit sector as a fundraiser & strategist, Nichole transitioned her focus to serving others through the healing modalities that helped her in her own transformation. Nichole received her Reiki Master Certification from Joanna Crespo at the New York Open Center & is from the Usui lineage. She is a certified life coach by both the Coaching For Transformation Program at the New York Open Center & the International Coaching Federation. Nichole received her RYT-200 Hour from Three Sisters Yoga in NYC. Additionally, she has a BA in Music from Furman University in Greenville, SC, & an MS in Fundraising and Philanthropy from NYU.
Melissa Manto is co-owner at Raven & Moon. She has a deep love & reverence for the land, plants, the wild & for the amazing resilience & innate knowledge of the human body. She brings enthusiasm, creativity & love of the earth to Raven & Moon. She uses her herbalism knowledge, passion for personal empowerment & spiritual training to lead circles & women's empowerment healing workshops.
Melissa attended college in Connecticut where she studied horticulture & biotechnology. She began her herbalism studies as an apprentice in 2000 under V. Hawk. She has continued to practice & has developed several skills in Alchemy Herbalism over the last 20+ years. She began her Reiki Training in 2019 & then received her Reiki Masters Certification (Usui Linage) & Crystal Healing Certification from D. Nichole Martini. Melissa received her Sound Healing Certification in 2020. She owns The Wellness Homesteader. You can find her Organic Herbal Products at Raven & Moon.
Melissa offers the following at Raven & Moon:
  • Reiki Sessions
  • Sound Healing Sessions
  • Crystal Healing Sessions
  • Herbal Wellness Consultations
  • Herbal Yoni Steaming
  • Herbalism Apprenticeship Training Courses
  • Sound Bath Meditations
  • Sound Healing Certification Courses
  • Herbalism Workshops