Meet the Team

meet the LEANLife Solutions weight loss management team

Comprehensive Weight Loss in Pueblo, Colorado

At LeanLife, we offer comprehensive weight loss guidance for individuals in Colorado, including Pueblo, through both in-person appointments and convenient shipping options. Whether you prefer the personalized support of face-to-face consultations or the flexibility of receiving guidance from the comfort of your home, LeanLife ensures accessibility to its transformative programs.

Meet the Team

Our expert team is dedicated to tailoring plans that fit your lifestyle and goals, ensuring you receive the support you need, wherever you are in your weight loss journey. By integrating advanced medications like semaglutide and tirzepatide, we provide life-changing results for our clients.

Life-Changing Results

Experience the convenience and effectiveness of our services by scheduling an appointment or exploring our shipping options today. Achieve sustainable weight loss and improved overall health with LeanLife's scientifically-backed solutions. Don't wait—take the first step towards a healthier, happier you with LeanLife.

Cristian Olivares our LEAN LIFE INC clinical director in pueblo, CO serving medical weight loss patients

Cristian olivares, clinical director

As the Clinical Director at LEANLife, Cristian brings over a decade of dedicated expertise and a passion for advancing healthcare excellence. His versatile background spans various healthcare settings, including Home Health, Outpatient, Inpatient Rehabilitation, and Skilled Nursing Care, with a specialized focus on Neurological and Cerebrovascular Accident/Stroke cases.

Cristian is recognized for his mastery in post-Stroke Rehabilitation, leveraging NeuroDevelopmental Treatment (NDT) principles and actively engaging with renowned stroke-care organizations such as the prestigious NDTA. Collaborating with Physical Therapy programs across multiple states and universities, he is a committed mentor, guiding aspiring PTs and PTAs with his extensive knowledge and credentials as a Clinical Instructor from esteemed accrediting bodies.

With over two decades of expertise in clinical hypnotherapy, Cristian deeply values the integration of mind-body connections into rehabilitation practices. His approach harmonizes essential hypnotherapeutic principles within standard models, optimizing program adherence and fostering enhanced outcomes. As LEANLife's Clinical Director, Cristian epitomizes a commitment to holistic wellness, shaping comprehensive care strategies that set new benchmarks in elevating the standards of rehabilitation.

Dr. David Gordon - medical director with LEAN Life, Inc - we are located in Pueblo, CO

DR. DAVE GORDON, MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Dave Gordon has more than 20 years of experience teaching patients and practitioners. His passion is providing non-pharmaceutical options for chronic disease prevention and treatment, using 4 Pillars — food, movement, relaxation & community — as cornerstones of an integrative approach.

He received his Medical Doctorate and completed residency training at the University of Colorado. Dr. Dave is board-certified in Internal and Integrative Medicine and a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner with the Institute of Functional Medicine.

Currently, Dr. Dave provides medical cannabis and integrative medicine consultations at 4 Pillars Health & Wellness. He also provides oversight, education, and guidance to practitioners and businesses within the integrative health space.

With over 10 years of clinical experience, Dr. Dave is a leader in the field of cannabis medicine, and brings knowledge to patients, practitioners, and the general public. He is currently an Adjunct Instructor in the Department of Cannabis Sciences at the Community College of Denver and serves on the advisory board of Leaf 411, a non-profit organization that provides education and directional support to the general public about the safe use of legal cannabis.

Jerel Harris, ACNP-AG

Jerel Harris, ACNP-AG

Jerel Harris, ACNP-AG, is a highly skilled nurse practitioner with a Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University, specializing in adult geriatric acute care. With over 20 years of clinical experience in cardiac, medical, and critical care, Jerel excels in managing acute and chronic illnesses, performing complex procedures such as PICC line placements, suturing, and vein ablation, and providing comprehensive patient care in various settings. He is proficient in wound care, joint injections, and mental health treatment, showcasing his dedication to advancing his clinical skills and delivering exceptional healthcare services.

Jerel has also gained significant notoriety and expertise in the field of weight loss medicine, specializing in the use of GLP-1 medications such as Semaglutide and Tirzepatide. His practice incorporates a holistic approach, utilizing a variety of vitamins and minerals, including Methylcobalamine, pyridoxine, biotin, and lipotropic micronutrients, to support clients in achieving healthy lifestyles, balanced eating habits, and general wellness goals. Additionally, Jerel's expertise extends to sexual health peptides and testosterone therapy, addressing comprehensive wellness and improving quality of life for his clients. His innovative approach and compassionate care have allowed his clients to thrive in their weight loss and overall health journeys.

Currently serving as an advanced practice provider at Med Elite Group in New York and Harris Heritage Holdings LLC of Kennesaw, GA, Jerel continues to positively impact patient lives. His pursuit of excellence is further demonstrated by his ongoing efforts to expand his practice through telehealth services, obtaining licenses across an ever-increasing number of states. Jerel looks forward to extending his reach and making his expertise in weight loss medicine and comprehensive wellness more accessible to clients nationwide.

 

Kathy Rodriguez, RN, BSN, MSN, ACNP-BC

Kathy Rodriguez, RN, BSN, MSN, ACNP-BC

Kathy Rodriguez is an accomplished healthcare professional with over 20 years of nursing experience across various specializations, including trauma and critical care. She has been a dedicated Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation consultant for more than eight years, focusing primarily on the geriatric population in Skilled Nursing Facilities. Kathy's career is marked by her goal-oriented and detail-focused approach, a dedicated work ethic, and a holistic approach to patient care.

Kathy's journey in nursing began with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1995, followed by a Master of Science in Nursing from the same institution in 2010. She has also earned her Board Certification as an Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.

Her extensive experience includes serving as an Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) with Legacy Physiatry Group, where she provided comprehensive care to patients receiving rehabilitation services. Kathy has also worked as an APN in the Surgical Trauma ICU at Brooke Army Medical Center, delivering critical care to both military and civilian patients in a Level I Trauma Center.

In addition to her clinical expertise, Kathy is a strong leader with a background in the military, which has equipped her with the ability to manage multi-faceted teams in high-pressure environments. She is an advocate for patients and families, an effective communicator, and a mentor to nurses and graduate medical students.

Kathleen's journey with GLP-1 medications is nothing short of extraordinary. With firsthand experience and remarkable triumphs in balancing her own Body Mass Index, Skeletal Muscle Mass, Lipid profiles, A1C, and other vital health markers, she embodies the transformative power of these medications at a personal level.  She has witnessed the profound health impacts that Semaglutide and Tirzepatide compounds can unleash when administered correctly and safely under medical supervision.

A veteran of Texas and now armed with her Colorado License, earned in June 2024, Kathleen is not just ready but brimming with enthusiasm to join the ranks of LEANLife Medical Weight Loss Solutions, poised to inspire and guide others toward their own remarkable health transformations.

 

Cassie, Nurse Practioner for LEANLIfe Solutions

Cassie, Nurse Practioner

Meet Cassie, a dedicated Family Nurse Practitioner with a rich educational background and over 12 years of experience in healthcare. Graduating from the esteemed University of Kansas School of Nursing with both her BSN and MSN degrees, Cassie has honed her expertise across various specialties. From General Pediatrics to Pediatric Orthopaedics, Gastroenterology, and Urgent Care, she has navigated diverse medical landscapes with skill and compassion.

But Cassie's journey doesn't stop there—her professional repertoire extends into realms such as Aesthetics, Weight Loss, Wellness, and Natural Medicine. It's in the fields of Wellness and Functional Medicine that Cassie's passion truly shines. With several modules completed through the Institute of Functional Medicine, she is deeply committed to empowering her patients to achieve optimal health and well-being.

Cassie's approach to patient care goes beyond traditional medicine. She is dedicated to researching and educating her patients on adjunctive therapies that can enhance their quality of life. Through her guidance and expertise, Cassie strives to not only treat symptoms but to address the root causes of health issues, fostering holistic healing and long-term wellness. With Cassie on your healthcare team, you can trust that you're in capable and caring hands.

 

RAE DOMINGUEZ, CLINICAL DIRECTOR & MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Rae Dominguez, Clinical Director & Medical Assistant

Rae Dominguez, a native of Pueblo, Colorado, discovered her passion for the medical field at a young age. Beginning her career as a QMAP (Qualified Medication Administration Personnel) at just 17, she found fulfillment in caring for others. Over the course of five years, Rae dedicated herself to this role, honing her skills and compassion.

Seeking new challenges and experiences, Rae transitioned into the retail sector, where she spent eight years excelling in various roles, including management. She adeptly balanced leadership responsibilities while ensuring exceptional customer service, demonstrating her versatility and adaptability.

Never one to stop learning and growing, Rae pursued further education in medical assisting, earning her certification as a Registered Medical Assistant. This accomplishment marked a significant milestone in her career journey, solidifying her commitment to healthcare. Continuing her pursuit of knowledge and professional development, Rae is currently pursuing her associate's degree in business management, aiming to merge her expertise in healthcare with business acumen.

Outside of her professional pursuits, Rae finds joy in her roles as a wife and mother to three daughters. Family is at the center of her life, and she cherishes spending quality time with her loved ones in her free time. With a strong work ethic, a passion for healthcare, and a commitment to personal growth, Rae Dominguez is a driven individual poised for success in both her career and personal life. 

SAVANNA MUNIZ, DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL EDUCATION AND MEDICAL ASSISTANT FOR LEANLIFE SOLUTIONS

Savanna Muniz, Director of Clinical Education and Medical Assistant

Savanna Muniz is a dedicated medical professional with a passion for patient care and education. Born in Denver, Colorado, Savanna moved to Pueblo at a young age, where she embarked on her journey in the medical field.

With over a decade of experience, Savanna began her medical career as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in 2009. Her commitment to excellence and compassionate patient care has earned her the respect of colleagues and patients alike.

In 2016, Savanna transitioned into the role of a Medical Assistant, bringing her wealth of knowledge and experience to the forefront of her practice. Since then, she has honed her skills and expertise, specializing in urology, neurology, and general surgery as a Medical Assistant, with a particular focus on colorectal disease. Her dedication to staying at the forefront of medical advancements ensures that she provides the highest standard of care to her patients.

In addition to her clinical work, Savanna is also passionate about education. In 2022, she took on the role of Medical Assistant Instructor, where she imparts her expertise to the next generation of medical professionals. Her nurturing approach and hands-on teaching style have made her a beloved mentor to her students.

Outside of her professional life, Savanna is a devoted mother to four boys and three fur babies. She brings the same level of care and dedication to her family life as she does to her work. Savanna's commitment to excellence, both in the clinic and the classroom, makes her an invaluable asset to our team.

Chambrae, medical assistant with leanlife in pueblo, colorado

Chambrae Algien, Medical Assistant

My name is Chambrae Algien, and I was born and raised in Pueblo, Colorado. Much of my life has been dedicated to raising three wonderful children while supporting my spouse's military career. From a young age, I've been drawn to the medical field, driven by a deep sense of compassion and a desire to help others.

My journey in healthcare began with a degree in Medical Assisting, during which I was honored with membership in the National Technical Honor Society. Building on this foundation, I gained valuable experience as a phlebotomist at a plasma donation center. Through dedication and hard work, I progressed to the role of Phlebotomist Trainer, where I further honed my skills and leadership abilities.

Outside of work, I cherish spending quality time with my family, enjoying trips to the movies and outdoor activities. With a big heart and a commitment to making a difference, l am eager
to continue my career in the medical field, combining my expertise with my passion for helping those in need.

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Kayla Hayes, Strive Pharmacy

Meet Kayla, our Senior Territory Manager for Strive Compounding Pharmacy where they specialize in medications promoting longevity and anti-aging. She has a formal education in sales from Kennesaw State University from the lovely state of Georgia, where she's from. Kayla has also worked for Strive Compounding Pharmacy in

Centennial, CO since their opening in the fall of 2020 and is always only a phone call or text away to meet all of our patient's needs.

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