Meet our staff
Dr. Mary Wellhoner, MD Medical Director
Mary Wellhoner, MD, MPH is originally from Florida and trained at the University of California, San Diego, The University of New Mexico and Johns Hopkins University. After moving to Reno fourteen years ago, she founded the Women's Wellness Center. Dr. Wellhoner has worked in Aesthetics with fillers, lasers and facial treatments for 6 years. She practices integrative gynecology with emphasis on incorporating alternative therapies, nutrition, bio-identical treatments and medical aesthetics into traditional medical and surgical practice in order to enhance wellness, hormone balance, self-esteem and sexual health. In addition, Dr. Wellhoner has a Master's Degree in Public Health and regularly does volunteer Public Health work in developing countries.
Karie Cole General Manager
Karie grew up in Crescent City California and recently moved back to Reno to be near family. She has spent most of her career working the medical field, first with private practice then respiratory. She loves the opportunity to work in the Medical Spa environment with all of the great technology and great results. On her time off she enjoys gardening, all of her animals and all outdoor sports.
Sherri Pominville Nurse Practitioner
Sherri Pominville has been in the cosmetic field for over 10 years with vast training for injections and lasers. She has a loyal following and is known for her caring treatments and gentle touch. Sherri has numerous certifications and degrees in Aesthetics, Life Coaching, Sex Therapy as well as Health and Wellness. She is an avid yoga enthusiast and instructor. Sherri focuses on affirming the beauty of a whole and complete life. Working in a variety of settings reaffirmed for her the desire to bring a new focus to Integrative Medicine, where western medicine and alternative therapies complement each other. Sherri specializes in hormonal imbalances, sexual dysfunction, nutrition and general well-being as well as aesthetics.
Elizabeth Lash Registered Nurse
Liz grew up in Chicago, IL and graduated from University of Iowa. She spent 11 years working with surgical patients as an RN and has spent the last 18 months working with us at Renew MD. Liz loves to explore outdoors, either biking, hiking, running, skiing camping, reading with her Husband and her Siberian husky. Liz and her husband spent 3 years living in Japan, where they enjoyed traveling and exploring the Northwest before moving to Fernley, NV.
Noelle Davis-Marinaccio Registered Nurse
Noelle was born and raised in the Reno/Sparks area and graduated from Bishop Manogue High School. Cosmetic Nursing has always been a passion of hers, so she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors degree in Nursing from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. She has been in Nursing for several years and is happily married with beautiful little boy.
Sasha Erramouspe Medical Aesthetician
Sasha grew up in Utah and spent a lot of time skiing and camping in the near by mountains. She had her first facial when she was 16 and immediately wanted to get into the skincare field. She attended Esthetics school in Southern Utah at the Skin Institute where she received her Master Esthetician Certification and has 6 years experience in the skincare industry. Sasha’s husband and little girl make her laugh everyday.
Heather Tirabassi Medical Aesthetician
Heather Tirabassi grew up in Las Vegas and recently relocated to Reno to be closer to her family. After getting her aesthetics license she grew her clientele very quickly with her great skills and product knowledge. Then, moving to Reno she wanted to grow in the Medical side of aesthetics, and is excited to be bringing her skills to the Renew MD team. Heather enjoys spending time with her nieces, making new friends and enjoying all Reno Night life has to offer. Heather loves the aesthetic side of the medical field. Believing inner beauty is equally as important as outer appearance.
Christina Rushing Medical Aesthetician
Christina grew up in the Las Vegas area and graduated from Aesthetics school in 2005. She quickly fell in love with the Medical Spa experience and worked in Las Vegas for 6 years, having the pleasure to work with Ford and Playboy Models for photo shoots, which she absolutely enjoyed! Christina then moved to Miami, Florida where she worked on high end clientele, including celebrities, and took her learning to an even higher level. However, family is very important to her and her entire family happened to move to Reno, NV so she decided to follow. Now she loves living in Reno with her family and enjoying all Reno has to offer.
Olivia Lowell Front Desk Coordinator
Olivia has lived in the Reno/Tahoe area for the majority of her life, enjoying the outdoors. Camping, hiking or spending the day at the Lake, Olivia loves to take in all Reno/Tahoe has to offer. Olivia has been in customer service for several years and received many awards and recognitions for her ability to assist guests. She has a knack for customer service and keeping people happy.