Wellness Experts

Bali’s REVĪVŌ Wellness team offers you expert guidance, even before you arrive. Well vetted, passionate, and committed to your transformation, our team will guide you on a journey to well-being, contentment, and happiness. REVĪVŌ’s retreats are all designed around your specific wishes and goals. By incorporating mind-body techniques alongside superlative spa therapies, and incredibly nutritious and nourishing meals, you are sure to leave REVĪVŌ feeling lighter, happier, and more at peace.

Kimberly Rose- Wellness Director

Chinese medical practitioner, herbalist, and acupuncturist, Kimberly Rose Kneier, brings over 20 years of dedicated experience in the hospitality and wellness industries to REVĪVŌ, Bali.

Originally from Canada, Kimberly received her undergraduate diploma in Natural Healing modalities with an emphasis on herbal medicine, counseling, and nutrition. Her graduate studies took her to Honolulu, Hawaii, where she pursued her master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at one of the top institutes for classical Chinese medicine in the United States. Her studies combine over eight years of training in complementary and allopathic medicine, including study abroad experience in Beijing and at Cheng Du Hospital in China.

Kimberly’s passion for wellness and sharing Chinese medicine principles has taken her around the globe and to over 60 different countries. She understands that no single approach is suitable for everyone and has a verified track record for creating powerful and proven bespoke programs designed for individuals from all walks of life around the areas of detoxification, stress and pain relief, anti-ageing, and more.

In her spare time, you’ll find Kimberly either immersed in nature, seeking out adventure, or with her head in a good book with a nice cup of tea. She is passionate about regenerative principles and giving back to communities and the environment at large.

We’re thrilled to offer Kimberly’s passionate, holistic, and comprehensive approach to our cherished guests. 


Jaka Supriyadi Nata - Movement Specialist

Jaka’s journey in fitness and wellness started in 2007 after experiencing difficulty in healing a football injury to his right ligament.

Motivated to recover from this injury, he attended fitness workshops and studied yoga to understand the basics in body anatomy and muscle movement. During this journey he discovered a safe and effective method for the body to recover from trauma. Since then he has continued to grow and update his skillset, eventually becoming a yoga and wellness instructor himself. His unique combination of yoga and fitness make him a unique and very distinctive trainer.

If you’re struggling to recover after a physical or mental trauma or simply want to enhance your body and mind, then Jaka is the right person to help. Fitness and wellness are not merely about looking good on the outside but also about becoming whole as a person inside and out.

Aliwalu - Nutritional Consultant

Aliwalu is the Nutritional Consultant at REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Bali where she has been in charge of menu development for NŪTRIŌ – a restaurant, bar and poolside lounge. She has leant her international expertise to conceptualizing each menu to adhere to a simple philosophy of serving food that is fresh, wholesome, organic and balanced.

Aliwalu is a certified Health Coach by the IIN (Institute of Integrative Nutrition), New York and is raw nutrition certified by David Wolfe. She has over 25 years of experience in macrobiotics, ayurveda and raw-vegan cuisine.

As a speaker on mindful eating, nutrition and frequencies, Aliwalu promotes healthy habits and quality living by consuming clean, vital, organic, local food without additives or inconsiderate manipulation of food. Her journey has been to understand and learn about the different philosophies of life to be able to deliciously synthesise ancestral vital flavours and practices in a contemporary way.

Aliwalu is also the co-author of ‘The Power of Food – Vital Kitchen’ and has contributed to various publications around the world. In addition to being a food alchemist, she is a yoga teacher and tango dancer.

Minarni - Spa Manager

As the Spa Manager at REVĪVŌ Wellness Resorts’ holistic spa REMISSIŌ, Minarni Sukmadewi has curated the spa menu incorporating four key concepts, namely ancient Balinese healing traditions, aroma, hydro and chromo therapies, with the objective of making guests feel truly pampered, while allowing them to achieve overall well-being and balance.

Minarni has an impressive track record with almost ten years spent in the spa and hospitality industry, during which time she has developed extensive knowledge about the diverse array of spa treatments and products, along with strong interpersonal and organisational skills.

Cecilia Commo - Couple Therapist and Sexologist

Cecilia Commo is a French psychoanalyst, specialised in sexology and couple therapy. She works as a relationship expert in Paris and has worked in Seattle, USA. She is interested in the unconscious and the psychic movements that are at work in our daily lives, our failures, our blockages but also our loving and sexual interactions. Cecilia works more broadly on the weakening or disappearance of erotic desire, the conflict between intimacy and sex within a couple’s relationship and the understanding of couple bond.

Sophie Jacobs (BSC) - Qualified Midwife, certified in Pilates and Pre-and Postnatal Nutrition

Sofie Jacobs is an internationally experienced midwife who graduated in Belgium in 1998. She has since lived and worked in London and now Hong Kong. Sofie has cared for and coached thousands of women and couples through pregnancy and postpartum and has delivered hundreds of babies in hospitals, at home as well as birthing centres. A strong believer in using movement and nutrition as essential tools to prepare for birth & parenthood as well as recover after, she is also a trained pilates instructor and certified in pre and postnatal nutrition.

Marie - Caroline Peponnet - Family Yoga Instructor

Since a young age, Marie-Caroline has always been interested in health & wellness. At 18, she was introduced to yoga & meditation when she decided to move to California after an accident and discovered the many benefits it did to help her body recover. After a career in the media industry and after giving birth, she decided to change her path to focus on her passion for health and wellbeing.

Tristian Kelly - Sleep Therapist, Naturopath & Nutritionist

Tristian Kelly is a sleep therapist who graduated in psychology from Sydney University and later trained as a naturopath, nutritionist, Western herbal medicine practitioner and homeopath. Unlike most sleep therapists, treating insomnia was not a career choice for Tristian, but a matter of survival. She experienced the debilitating effects of insomnia – across all aspects of her life – for over 20 years.