Meet Our Team
Matt Russo, Founder
Matt Russo, founder of InkAway Laser tattoo Removal has always had an uncanny ability to find services that are needed in his community. With years of customer service excellence recognition, Matt founded InkAway on the concept of affordable service with unmatched customer service. Our laser technology is the most advanced in the industry and our pricing is 50% less than a cosmetic surgeon and 34% less than a med spa. See for yourself the InkAway difference.
Andrea D. Pedano – Medical Director
Dr. Andrea D. Pedano is a board Certified physician who has been practicing for over 27 years. A graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Pedano completed her Residency at Saint Agnes Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, and is affiliated with Roxborough Memorial Hospital, Chestnut Hill Hospital as well as Suburban Community Hospital.
Dr. Pedano began her cosmetic practice in 2000. A natural at cosmetic assessment and technique, her reputation for cosmetic excellence has created a demand for her services throughout the United States. With east and west coast practices, Dr. Pedano maintains a location in Roxborough, PA, Chadds Ford, PA, and well as one in Malibu, CA, where she works with many of the Hollywood elites.
JoAnn Sapp, CLS, LSO
JoAnn is the Vice-President of Operations with Ink Away, LLC. In this role, JoAnn coordinates and manages the daily operations of the company. In addition, JoAnn is a qualified Laser Tattoo Removal Technician and holds the CLS and LSO laser certifications.
Before joining Ink Away, JoAnn worked for a number of years for a diverse range of organizations, including 35 years as a Paralegal and Officer Manager for a Delaware County Law Firm, more than 15 years as an Associate Real Estate Broker and the Manager of an independent Real Estate Company, involvement in numerous small business start-ups, and ran her husband’s plumbing business. Her involvement in all of these leadership and management positions has taught her the importance of team work and perseverance.
Stephanie Sapp – CLS, LSO
Stephanie graduated from Wilson College with a bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology and a minor in Art History and Business. She joined the InkAway family in May of 2016 as a client coordinator and then six months later became certified in Laser Tattoo removal from the Institute for Laser Medicine. She currently holds the CLS and LSO laser certifications.
Tina Giantonio-Russo, CLS LSO
With over 30 years of nutritional knowledge and experience, Tina is among one of the best in Southeastern Pennsylvania in understanding the body and holistic health. Successful entrepreneur in the skin care and beauty industry, Tina has dedicated herself to sharing her knowledge of nutrition, macrobiotics and beauty care to all her InkAway clients. As a Certified Laser Technician,Tina has an elite understanding of the body’s systems and drug-free methods that aid the body in flushing away unwanted tattoo ink.
Dana Thompson, our Client Coordinator, has over 15 years of customer service experience. Dana’s role at InkAway is to ensures that the appointments run smoothly from start to finish and is your first point of contact when you are introduced to InkAway.
Working with the public comes natural to Katie. As a client coordinator, Katie handles all the logistics regarding scheduling and appointment follow up within the InkAway organization. Often the first person to greet you, Katie ensures that your visit to InkAway meets all your expectations.