Meet Our Team
Find Out More About All of Us at Radiance Skin Therapy in Madison!
Find Out More About All of Us at Radiance Skin Therapy in Madison!
Taylor Hill, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Christa Meier, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Christa is a Family Nurse Practitioner with a Master of Science in Nursing degree from Loyola University Chicago.
Christa recently joined the Radiance team after working as a critical care nurse for over 8 years. Christa’s true passion for aesthetics translates into delivering individualized and authentic results to her patients. Her goal is to guide patients gracefully through the natural aging process while enhancing their unique beauty. She offers a safe and realistic philosophy while helping patients gain self-confidence and radiate health and well-being.
In her spare time, Christa enjoys spending time with her husband, their baby Mila, and the family dog, and catching up with friends & family. She is a foodie at heart and enjoys cooking and exploring the newest restaurants. She has a passion for traveling and is always down for an adventure!
Click here to schedule Botox, Dysport, or Jeuveau with Christa!
Sydney Hillert, MSN, RN
Meet Sydney (picture coming soon), a nurse with Master of Science in Nursing degree from Marquette University in Milwaukee. With a wealth of experience as a previous PICU nurse and a background in aesthetics, she has recently relocated from Chicago and joined the Radiance team.
In her role as a nurse injector, Sydney strives to be a graceful guide for her patients to enhance their natural beauty. With an authentic approach, she empowers her patients to embrace their journey with newfound self-confidence. Sydney’s expertise shines in a diverse array of injectable services, encompassing Botox Cosmetic, Dysport, Dermal Fillers, PRF treatments, Sculptra Aesthetic, and an array of other options to suit individual needs.
Beyond her professional life, Sydney finds joy in her hobbies. You can often find her at the dog park, accompanied by her beloved puppy, or embarking on hiking adventures with her partner. Sydney’s adventurous spirit extends to her love for backpacking and traveling, as she always remains eager for new escapades!
Katie Thorsen, Licensed Aesthetician
Katie Thorsen has been a licensed aesthetician at Radiance Skin Therapy since 2012. She has more than 12 years of medical aesthetic experience and also holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Loyola Chicago.
Katie is service driven, relationship based, and forges long-term relationships with her clients whose personal needs always come first. Her specialties include; customized chemical peels & acne treatments, Hydrafacial, IPL, Resurfx laser resurfacing & Photofractional, laser hair removal for all skin types, Genius RF Microneedling, Skinpen microneedling, Aquagold Microchanneling, Coolsulpting/Cooltone, and she is well versed in all of the skincare lines available at Radiance Skin Therapy.
Katie lives in the outskirts of Oregon with her husband, Karl, and son, Michael. As a family, they enjoy everything outdoors, boating, bonfires, cooking, reading and entertaining.
Schedule a Chemical Peel or Dermaplaning appointment with Katie by clicking here!
Rachel Rozeboom, Licensed Aesthetician
Rachel is one of our Licensed Aestheticians here at Radiance Skin Therapy. She graduated from the Aesthetic Program at Madison Cosmetology College, and also acquired a bachelor’s degree in business from UW-Green Bay. Rachel has over 12 years of experience in medical aesthetics with advanced training in lasers, skin treatments, body contouring, and medical grade skincare products.
Rachel brings with her extensive knowledge in the skincare industry and excels at recommending skin care regimens and treatments for every skin type.
Rachel loves getting to know her patients and helping them instill confidence in themselves through customized plans. Being a part of their journey is where she finds fulfillment.
When Rachel is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and kids, traveling, reading a good book, and spending time with her extended family.
Schedule a Chemical Peel or Dermaplaning appointment with Rachel by clicking here!
Kara McCann, Licensed Aesthetician
Kara joined the Radiance family in 2021 as the newest Aesthetician. She attended Aveda Institute for aesthetics in Arizona. After graduating, she then attended the National Laser Institute where she got certified in Laser Hair Removal, IPL, and skin resurfacing treatments such as Microneedling. Kara has always had a passion for helping others and found her love for medical aesthetics while undergoing treatments herself.
She is energetic and passionate about what she does and loves talking with patients about their skin goals and treatment options. She believes everyone should love the skin they’re in and she wants to help them achieve it. She has undergone various advanced certifications with us for all of the skin care services Radiance offers.
Outside of work, Kara spends her time adventuring with her boyfriend and spending a lot of time with her family. She also loves having nights in with her cat doing face masks and watching scary movies.
Schedule a Chemical Peel or Dermaplaning appointment with Kara by clicking here!
Jessica Krull, Clinic Manager
Passion is Jessica’s game! She has worked in this amazing world of aesthetics for more than 17 years with more than 12 of those being with Radiance Skin Therapy & Laser Center. Her clear passion for this ever-evolving industry reflects in her love (okay fine, obsession) for skincare, long-term relationships with clients, and respect for her talented co-workers. Her goal is to provide support, knowledge, and frankly the best experience you have ever had!
When Jessica is not at work, she spends time with her husband, who is a social guru—so he keeps her busy. She aspires to travel more and meet new people all over the world and loves adventure, music, and life in general.
Jessica looks forward to helping you on your journey to self-confidence!
Ruby Rugland, Patient Care Coordinator
Ruby has been a professional makeup artist for the last 8 years while also obtaining her bachelor’s degree in Textiles & Fashion Design from UW Madison. She has recently jumped head first into the world of Aesthetics! In addition to joining the Radiance team as a patient care coordinator, she does freelance makeup for special events.
Ruby has always had a passion for skin care, because you can’t have flawless makeup without taking care of the canvas! She loves to help people feel and look their best because beauty and self-confidence is a journey.
At home she has a black kitten that keeps her entertained. Her and her fiancé are also busy planning their September 2023 wedding along with settling into their newly purchased home.
Toni Barghout, Patient Care Coordinator
You’ll never meet a more energetic and positive person than Toni! Toni began her career as a flight attendant, showcasing her wonderful interpersonal skills. She has an abundance of experience in the aesthetic industry—in fact, her journey began 15 years ago, when she began working with our Clinical Manager, Jessica. Toni works part-time with us and so in the mornings, her energetic greeting will often welcome you when you enter Radiance.
Toni is a thriver! Life has given her opportunities to endure and grow in which she has done with pure strength & love.
Toni is incredibly compassionate, friendly, and loyal. She is devoted to her work and her family. Her two kids and husband keep her busy while enjoying outdoor activities, like camping and boating. Her true talent lies in the kitchen, where her Sicilian roots come to life through her exquisite cooking and entertaining skills. She has a true appreciation for fashion, glitz & glam, and anything sparkly!
Jessica ‘Jess’ Nankivil, Patient Care Coordinator
Jess joined our team as a Patient Care Coordinator in January 2023. She attended UM Duluth where she graduated with a communications degree in 2019. Her first job began as a guest service coordinator on a cruise ship line, to which she quickly advanced to a management role at a local Madison hotel. Jess brightens every room she walks into, radiating positivity and genuine kindness. As someone who suffered from acne, Jess has channeled her personal experience into a passion of helping others on their skin care journey. Her wealth of knowledge of skin treatments and skin care products is highly valued by our patients.
Jess enjoys living in downtown Madison, where she frequents the local farmers market with her boyfriend. They love to be outdoors whether it’s golfing, biking, or playing in a competitive match of pickleball. On a rainy day, you can catch Jess indulging in exotic Asian cuisine and cuddling up with her adorable cat, Cleo.