Air Page – General Manager / Certified Detox Specialists
Air founded New Leaf Detox Resort in 2006. Air retains a ‘hands on’ approach and is in the resort daily greeting guests and taking nutrition, cooking and other health classes on a regular basis. She graduated from Ramkhamhaeng University in Thailand. With her in-depth knowledge of detoxification, Air has featured in programs for Asian News channel in Singapore and local airlines all around Asia. Air continues to write and study nutrition, health and natural supplements.
Air is also the owner and operator of Air Thai Life an organic Thai supplement company that sells products all over the world. www.AirThaiLife.com. Air formed Air Thai Life to be able to supply a steady, regulated flow of high-quality detox and superfood supplements to New Leaf Detox Resort guests. Air Thai Life is now sold around the world from the website Air Thai Life.com
Banana – Resort Manager
Meet Banana – he is very well known in the Resort and Hotel world here on Koh Samui. He joins us after 12 years working with the Centra Group, specifically as Club Resort Manager of Centra Grand Chaweng Beach Samui.
Banana is highly experienced and client focused. He joined us the opening day of our new beachside Resort in Maenam Koh Samui February 1, 2019. Banana is the new Resort Manager for New Leaf. He speaks excellent English and his native Thai.
KP – Digital Marketing Director
KP is an Australian Digital Marketing expert and athlete. He came to New Leaf as a guest in 2008 before joining the New Leaf team as the Digital Marketing and Customer Service Director. He is a Surfer, Cyclist, Mountain Biker, Triathlete and Xterra Athlete.
KP is an IT and Digital Marketing Specialist. Having studied Computer Programming at Stanford University California and more recently as a Digital Marketing Specialist from Columbia University New York. He is an original shareholder and Digital Web Director with Australian Surfwear Company Billabong for 17 years. He drove their web-based Global infrastructure and multi-award winning online websites. 2006, KP moved to China and attended Jiao Tong University in Shanghai for three years studying Chinese culture and language.
KP has been training and racing in the South East Asian region since 2005. He is often seen riding and running around the beautiful southern beaches and jungles of Samui. KP speaks English, Mandarin and some Thai. KP is a certified First Aid Responder.
Today, KP directs Digital Marketing, Social Media, and Customer Service for New Leaf. KP’s humour and knowledge can be seen in his New Leaf Detox blog post ‘You Can’t Out Juice Self Abuse’
Tanya – Guest Assistant
Tanya hails from Russia and is one of the New Leaf guest assistants. She is proficient in guest relations and is one of the main people you will see actively looking after each guests needs. Tanya speaks Russian and English. Tanya is a certified First Aid Responder.
Nongluck – Wellness Manager
Having previously worked at Kamalya, Absolute Sanctuary and Samahita Retreat, Nurse Nong has extensive experience in detox, spa and wellness. Nurse Nong runs the New Leaf Clinic and facilitates all colonics and intravenous vitamin booster injections and other treatments.
Lucky – Team Leader
Lucky is one of the New Leaf programming team. He is multitalented, a great communicator and always willing to help the guests. Occasionally you might even see him filling in on a morning walk. Lucky speaks English, Hindi and Thai.
Yak – Activities Co-ordinator
Yak is a fitness expert having worked in the industry for two decades. The New Leaf management first noticed how professional and experienced he is when he was the Activites Director at the Koh Samui Intercontinental Resort.
Khun Yak is highly experienced in Personal Training, Thai boxing, Aerobics instructor and guides the guest daily walks. Yak speaks Thai and English.
Sam – Detox Assistant
Meet Sam. Sam comes to us from the Resort world very close to our new Maenam Resort. Sam is a new Detox Assistant and he loves walking and talking. So it is highly likely you’ll get to meet him on one of your morning walks. Sam speaks English and his native Thai.
Charlie – General Assistant
Charlie has been with New Leaf Detox Resort Koh Samui Thailand since 2009. Charlie is the general front of house assistant. No job is too small for Charlie. He is a great asset to the Team. He speaks English, Thai and Cambodian.
Sylvie Claramontes – Sivananda Certified Yoga Teacher
Sylvie is a French native and has been teaching yoga and meditation since 2000. She conducts daily guest group classes at New Leaf. Sylvie speaks French and English. Sylvie specialises in the following: Sivananda Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, Restorative (Yin) Yoga and Power Yoga – Certified Reiki Therapist – Pranayama (Breathing Exercise) – Mindfulness Meditation and Yoga Nidra
Gary Sparke – Aqua Fitness and Swim Coach
Gary is an Australian waterman and has been swimming competitively for decades. Gary is a certified lifeguard and CPR instructor. He has many aqua fitness skills and takes classes and does one on one swim coaching with New Leaf guests.
If you’d like lessons with Gary while you are detoxing you can read more about it here. Gary is a certified First Aid Responder.
Pong – Chef and Juice Master
Pong is a master of the blender and juicer. She is responsible for buying the fresh organic produce and making the tasty juices, smoothies and soups.
Sod, Aun and Toy – Massage Therapist
Sod, Aun and Toy are highly experienced Thai and Oil Massage Therapist. Massage is a daily part of the New Leaf Detox program. Each guest enjoys a one hour massage with our amazing therapists.
Pong and Pu – Housekeeping
Pong and Pu are hardworking members of staff who will service your room. They make sure your bungalow is clean and tidy and everything is working, as it should. They speak Thai and some English.
Sua – Gardener and Maintenance
Sua is one of the New Leaf family members. You will see him busily going about keeping the gardens and grounds neat and tidy.