Meet The Team

ÉLAN Aesthetics is the first boutique medical spa located in the heart of Tampa, Florida. With more than 15 years of combined experience, our team of professionals in the aesthetics industry finds the importance and balance in the art and science of beauty. We are proud to offer a variety of non-surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in our luxurious medical spa setting to residents of Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater, FL.
Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Katrina Riley, MSN, APRN-C

Katrina owns and operates the boutique Med Spa, ÉLAN Aesthetics, located in Hyde Park Village in the heart of South Tampa, Florida.

Katrina has over 15 years of experience in the aesthetic industry and over 10 years of experience with aesthetic injections and facial rejuvenation.

Specializing in the Art and Science of Aesthetic Medicine, Katrina has a strong passion and dedication for delivering the finest aesthetic results to her clients. She takes pride in providing beautiful and natural results and is known for her gentle touch, attention to detail, and aesthetic eye.

Katrina holds her National Certification through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She earned her Master’s Degree as an Adult Nurse Practitioner from South University in Tampa.

Katrina is a National Educator and Injector Trainer for Galderma Aesthetics, providing education and hands-on training for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. She attends National and International continuing education courses each year, most recently attending advanced trainings abroad in London, Oslo, and Paris.

Katrina has been invited to sit on the 2020-2021 GAIN Virtual Advisory Board along with some of the most talented and well-respected injectors across the Nation.

When she is not working, she enjoys traveling, surfing, snowboarding, volunteering and spending time with her husband and young son.

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Lindsey Cronk, MSN, APRN-BC

Lindsey is a Nurse Practitioner and holds her certification through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing in 2009 and her Masters of Science in Nursing in 2014. Lindsey worked as a Nurse and then Nurse Practitioner in a variety of capacities until ultimately finding her passion for aesthetics in 2015.

Lindsey provides an individualized approach to treating patients through cutting edge non-surgical methods, and continues to stay up-to-date on new injection techniques to provide her patients with optimal results. She continues to keep up with current trends and attends Local, National, and International continued education courses each year. Most recently, she also attended advanced aesthetic trainings abroad in London, England and Oslo, Norway with her business partner, Katrina Riley.

When Lindsey is not busy running a small business and seeing clients, she enjoys spending time with her husband and young son. Lindsey’s little boy absolutely loves trucks, dinosaurs and is learning to talk. They enjoy going to the beach, traveling and hiking together.

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Lisa Simms, MSN, APRN-BC

Lisa is a board-certified advanced practice nurse practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in 2014, then a master’s degree in 2017; both were obtained through the University of South Florida.

As a registered nurse, Lisa applied her clinical skills and compassion for the community by caring for pediatric patients with hematological/oncological diseases at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa. As a nurse practitioner, Lisa has treated a myriad of medical conditions, both locally and across the U.S.

Lisa found her passion in aesthetics and believes that people deserve to feel and look their best! She holds a certificate from the Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE).

Having parents who are deaf, Lisa understands how crucial communication is for establishing and maintaining trust in families and out in the community. She is fluent in American Sign Language.

When she’s not engaged in research or attending aesthetic conferences, Lisa enjoys time with friends and family. She’s also the mother of four adopted furry animals!

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Inga Yakovets, CCE, CME, CE, Skin Specialist

Inga is Russian and was raised in Prague, Czech Republic. She studied and attended University in Florence, Italy. She has extensive experience in the aesthetics industry and worked 7 years in Europe before moving to the U.S.

Ingas specialty is her “Buccal” facial massage. She is well known in Tampa for this very specialized facial, which is heavily influenced by Lifting and Sculpting massage techniques. It is often referenced as the “Face Lift” facial. She is known for her firm yet gentle touch, positive outlook and endless energy.

Through each treatment, Inga provides her clients with the highest quality results while promoting deep relaxation along the way. Inga enjoys taking on the challenge of improving her client’s skin and in return, helping them also feel better about themselves.

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Amber Nikolich, Aesthetician/Medical Assistant

Amber has practiced as a licensed medical aesthetician for over 15 years specializing in chemical peels, HydraFacials, microneedling and other facial treatments tailored to meet our clients needs. She holds a vast knowledge of medical grade skin care products and believes skin care plays a vital role in helping our clients look and feel their best. Amber is assisting our nurse practitioners during treatments to ensure that our clients have the best experience possible.

When Amber is not working she enjoys boating, going to the beach and spending time with her family.

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Leanna Graham, Medical Assistant

Leanna graduated from Southern Technical College earning her MA degree in September 2020. She was born in Chicago, but was raised and has worked here in Tampa Bay most of her adult life. With over three years in customer service and one in the beauty industry, Leanna has a passion and drive for working with people. In her free time she loves taking her two year old son to the beach and enjoys traveling to different states across the U.S. Leanna can also be found attending hockey games here in the Tampa Bay Area.
Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Rachel Yarmosh, Director of Marketing

Rachel, a 13 year Marketing veteran who holds a B.A in Communications made her start in the world of communications at Yahoo! Inc. back in 2007. She continued to hone her craft at luxury hospitality group BRG before earning a Masters Degree at Hofstra University in 2011. Growing tired of the cold in New York and looking to break into the beauty industry, Rachel packed her bags in 2016 and traded in the Big Apple for the City of Angels. In Los Angeles, she worked for indie beauty brand Rouge & Rogue, Lime Crime, and later beauty & fashion PR firm Bollare. She moved back to the East Coast in the Summer of 2020 and is thrilled to join the stellar team at ÉLAN!

Beyond her love for relationship building and helping brands grow and expand their reach, Rachel is an avid runner, skincare junkie, coffee lover, and can be found gallivanting around Tampa with her lavender Pomeranian Blue!

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Amber Morrison, Operations Manager

Amber has over a decade of administrative and operations experience in the fields of aesthetics, technology, clinical research, the Tampa maritime industry, and most recently insurance.

Through her aesthetics background, Amber was able to gain extensive knowledge on injectables and non-invasive procedures. She believes you should feel confident in knowing what you’re getting done, as well as the beautiful results you should expect afterwards.

Amber is a Tampa native and has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Advertising & Public Relations from the University of Tampa. She enjoys kayaking, yoga, traveling with her husband Dave, and spending time with friends and family.

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Candace McGuire, Office Manager

Candace is a 23 year beauty veteran with experience encompassing both cosmetic and medical expertise. Her extensive knowledge of skincare and treatments, post-procedural medical care, and all aspects of the aesthetic spa experience make her well versed in the industry. With over 20 years in customer service, she provides patients a trusted and valuable resource in helping guide them towards their aesthetic goals. She always believes patients are family and her family comes first!

When Candace isn’t working, she enjoys cooking and dancing in the kitchen, playing volleyball, boating and spending time with her daughter and family.

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Corie Adams, Customer Care Specialist

Corie is a Sunshine state native and was born in Cocoa, Florida. No stranger to customer service, she’s worked in hospitality for last nearly 15 years. She joined the medspa industry 2 years ago, and with her warm and bubbly personality and friendly disposition she makes a great asset to our reception team. When Corie isn’t busy bustling around the place greeting customers, answering the phone, and doing inventory – she enjoys personal time with family. She is an Aunt to a beautiful niece that was born two years ago that she describes as “her world”. She also enjoys time at the beach, nature adventures, fishing, and camping as some of her favorite things to do. She feels blessed to be a part of this beautiful ÉLAN sisterhood and is very excited for this new chapter in her life! 

Registered Nurse Practitioner in Tampa, FL

Kateryna Jenkins, Customer Care Specialist

Kateryna, best known to her friends as Katya, was born in the Ukraine where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Technology and Design. She immigrated to the United States, moving to the Florida Panhandle in 2008 where she began working in Hospitality. After meeting her husband, they moved to Tampa in 2014 and started their family. Katya is a proud mom of a 7 year old boy, who is her pride and joy. Katya has always had a passion for Aesthetics and is very excited to be a member of the ÉLAN sisterhood. When not providing superior customer service to the clients at ÉLAN, you can find her cheering on her son at baseball and football games. Katya also enjoys boating, fishing, and spending time with friends. She is fluent in English, Ukrainian, and Russian.

ÉLAN Aesthetics, located in the heart of Tampa, is happy to offer non-surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic treatments in a state-of-the-art, boutique facility to residents of St. Petersburg, Clearwater, and neighboring communities in Florida. We also have clients that travel to our medical spa from all over the country. Contact us today to schedule your one-on-one complimentary consultation with one of our expert team members.