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Meet the Team

Here at Bare Medical Spa + Laser Center we pride ourselves with an unparalleled commitment to serving you, our valued client. We take standards very seriously and insist on delivering the highest level of beauty and comfort that will leave you completely satisfied. You can relax in knowing that all of our staff members at Bare are superiorly trained within their specialty, have a tremendous passion for the industry, and a sincere interest in helping you reach your cosmetic goals.

JAMIE CLAYTON SPANO

Founder/OWNER

Jamie Clayton Spano founded Bare in 2012. She is licensed in the state of Vermont as a medical aesthetician, certified laser technician, and makeup artist. As a certified Allergan Medical Faculty Trainer, Jamie will often travel the US to train other industry leaders.

Jamie has focused her business on providing a luxurious and welcoming atmosphere where clients can learn more about caring for their skin and body. She believes skin health determines the body’s overall health, especially one’s emotional well-being. When Jamie is not at Bare she enjoys jet-setting with her family!

J. SCOTT STRENIO, MD

MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Scott Strenio, MD is a board-certified family physician who was in practice for 20 years in both rural Vermont and Pennsylvania before going into administrative medicine in 2007. He has been Medical Director for BCBSVT, and UPMC Health Plan before accepting the CMO position at VT Medicaid in 2020.

Currently, he is the acting Medical Director for the Vermont Department of Corrections. He is a member of the VT Chapter of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

SHELBY GILLESPIE

SPA DIRECTOR

Shelby Gillespie has been working at Bare since 2017. She holds a strong background in business management and has traveled all over the world on leadership teams, opening boutiques! Shelby has outstanding customer service and prides herself on the connections she makes with clients daily. 

She resides in Underhill with her two daughters, and in her free time, loves hot yoga, spending time with her family (and having a glass of wine or two).

LYNN LENA

CLIENT COORDINATOR

Lynn Lena brings over 25 years of team building and direct client fulfillment experience to her role at Bare. She excels at accommodating clients busy schedules and collaborating within the office to ensure an absolute perfect experience for customers. 

Lynn loves to travel to Mexico with her husband when not taking care of her French Bulldogs and Maine Coon cats.

ALYSSA LYMAN

CLIENT COORDINATOR

Alyssa Lyman joined Bare in 2016. She delivers comprehensive service to clients by attending to their personal needs for scheduling, following up on treatments, and assisting with reward accounts. Her attention to detail keeps the Bare team organized, while also ensuring clients’ satisfaction.

She resides in Essex, and enjoys traveling, yoga, and spending time with her son.

TAYLOR GAGNE

CLIENT COORDINATOR

Lilly mcallister

spa coordinator

Lilly McAllister is a motivated and hardworking member of the Bare team. She offers assistance to both the administrative and medical staff throughout her day, while ensuring the spa runs efficiently and effectively. Being around the aesthetics industry for as long as she can remember, it has become her passion.

She is a Vermont native who after attending UVM, settled in Fairfax with her two Yorkies, Mia and Milo.

SARAH DIETSCHi

NURSE PRACTITIONER

Sarah Dietschi is a Family Nurse Practitioner who has been working in medical aesthetics since 2014. Sarah’s professional focus for the past 22 years has been on Women’s Health, and she leads Intimate Wellness services offered here at Bare. As a Certified Master Injector, she is known for her artistic eye and natural-looking approach. 

Sarah lives in Burlington with her husband, and three teenage children. Outside of work she can be found enjoying the lake and trails in the area, practicing yoga or cheering for her children on the sports field. 

 

KELLIE MALANEY

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Kellie Malaney is a Physician Assistant who has been working in Medical Aesthetics since 2007. She began her aesthetic career while specializing in Plastic Surgery in California. Kellie is passionate about women’s health, medical weight loss, nutrition, and aesthetic treatments that help people look and feel their best.

Kellie resides in Shelburne with her husband and 2 teenage boys. Outside of work, Kellie can be found golfing with her family, refinishing furniture, watching her boys play hockey and lacrosse and spending time with her family.

NICOLE NADEAU

REGISTERED NURSE

Nicole Nadeau is a Registered Nurse who has been in the medical field since 2012. As a  talented Cosmetic Injector and Master CoolSculpting Clinician Nicole takes pride in her ability to make people look and feel their best. 

Nicole resides in Williston with her two boys and enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.

OLIVIA COUTURE

REGISTERED NURSE

Olivia Couture is a Registered Nurse who joined Bare in 2021. She has an eye for detail and symmetry and aims for facial balance when treating patients. Olivia specializes in advanced injectable techniques and lasers. Her true gratification comes from building clients self confidence.

Olivia resides in Georgia with her son and looks for any opportunity to be by the water. When she is not at work, she enjoys traveling, boating, biking, and spending time with family and friends.

HANNAH WATERS

MEDICAL ASSISTANT

JASMINE FULLER

LASER TECHNICIAN/MEDICAL ESTHETICIAN

Jasmine Fuller is a medical aesthetician and certified cosmetic laser technician who has been working in the aesthetics field since 2009. Jasmine specializes in skincare and laser treatments. Her passion lies in making everyone feel confident about not only their appearance but also their inner beauty. 

Jasmine lives in Essex with her son and enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

LEIGHA MOLGAARD

MEDICAL ESTHETICIAN

Leigha Molgaard is a licensed medical aesthetician and lash technician who has been working in the aesthetic field since 2019. She obtained her licensure from Paul Mitchell in Southern California and has since attended CoolSculpting University to become a Master CoolSculpting Clinician. Leigha has found her love for body contouring services at Bare. Her main goal is to make her clients feel beautiful and confident. 

In her free time, Leigha likes to sit by the fire, play board games, go shopping, and spend time with family!

KRISTEN KNEUSSLE

LASER TECHNICIAN

Kristen graduated from The Beauty and Health Institute in 2021 with certifications in laser, electrolysis, and facial skincare. Prior to becoming a certified laser technician, she had been working in cosmetology since 2013. Kristen has always known she wanted to work in the beauty industry and has enjoyed expanding her knowledge of aesthetics. dd

Kristen resides in Plattsburgh, and enjoys snuggling her fur babies in her free time!

GILLIAN WRIGHT

LASH TECHNICIAN

Gillian Wright is a licensed Cosmetologist who specializes as a Lash Technician. She has been working in the industry since 2019. Gillian studied at The Aveda Institute and became certified in lash extensions through Zazen Beauty. Gillian’s main goal, while she provides, is to help make her clients feel more comfortable and confident in their own skin! 

In her free time, Gillian enjoys going on adventures with her dog Scout, and spending time with her family! 

VALENTINA MORSE

ELECTROLOGIST

Valentina Morse obtained her licensure from The Electrology Institute of New England in 2007 and has been performing electrolysis at Bare since 2015. Valentina is extremely educated, holding 3 degrees as well as actively working as a massage therapist.

When Valentina is not at work she loves to visit her daughter in New York and participate in barre sculpt.