Shannon Szeles Medical Weight Loss Program Coordinator Shannon is an experienced Weight Loss and Life Coach who leads the weight loss team. She coordinates the care of all weight loss program participants, providing them with behavioral life coaching necessary for them to be successful in the program. Before coming to New Genesis, Shannon was the director of a national weight loss chain in Rochester where she was recognized as a top-performing member. Shannon prides herself in building a supportive relationship with each one of her patients, understanding that everyone’s weight loss journey is both unique and challenging and that the hardest step is always the first one. Shannon is available to her clients daily and commits herself to their success. Her clients know she is passionate about helping those desiring to lose weight and is there to support them and cheer them on. Angela Senoner FNP-BC Angela is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner graduating from the University of Rochester in 2011. Prior to completing graduate school, Angela practiced as a RN for eleven years. Angela has worked in two major health systems in the Rochester area. She spent the majority of her career working in surgery & emergency at Strong Memorial Hospital. As a Nurse Practitioner, Angela became invested in aesthetic medicine and practiced for Ideal Image Med Spa that has over 120 centers in North America. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and exploring new places. She wishes to use her skills and abilities to give her clients the highest quality of care, experience, and benefited results. Angela is excited to be a part of the New Genesis team who work diligently to help individuals on the inside and out assisting them in looking and feeling their best! Jennifer Peide MSED, LMHC Jennifer is a licensed mental health counselor, specializing in weight loss and Body Dysmorphic Disorder. She maintains a private practice in Rochester, New York and has acquired over 10 years of counseling experience with individuals and adolescents. She is a graduate of the College at Brockport with a Masters of Counselors Education degree with an emphasis on cognitive therapy. She currently serves as a private practitioner and serves a broad spectrum of clients. Jennifer is a board-certified counselor and has a professional membership with the New York Mental Health Counselors Association. Jennifer’s approach to therapy is eclectic; it varies from client to client, depending on the presenting issues. Every issue is treated with her unconditional positive regard and respect for the client’s way of being in this world. Jennifer guarantees her personal investment in helping clients reach their goals. She encourages people to look at all aspects of their lives to solve problems. She acknowledges that all people are physical, emotional, behavioral, and social beings, needing to integrate all of these parts to find individual and satisfying solutions that work for them. With compassion, understanding, and humor, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they’re striving for. Kyla Barron Patient Care Coordinator Kyla joined the New Genesis team in September 2016. She is a Rochester native who brings over 10 years of administrative experience to her role as Patient Care Coordinator. Kyla enjoys educating new and existing patients on all of the services and procedures available at New Genesis. Kyla is very knowledgeable and strives to do her best to make patients feel comfortable and enjoy their experience at New Genesis. Sheryl McNeill Office Manager Sheryl McNeill joined the New Genesis staff as Office Manager in April of 2017. Sheryl enjoys encouraging people in positive ways. Her outgoing and friendly personality allows patients to feel comfortable with her, making their experience at New Genesis more enjoyable. Sheryl and her husband were married in 1991 and have pastored a local church since 1993. Sheryl is a 2015 graduate of Monroe Community College with a degree in Office Administration. Sheryl enjoys her job at New Genesis as another outlet to use her organizational skills. She enjoys working with the New Genesis team!! Emmalyn Osterling BS, Exercise Physiologist Emmalyn is an enthusiastic exercise physiologist who has been training clients in the fitness industry for about three years. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology: Fitness Development from the State University of New York at Cortland. Through various jobs, professional internships, and field experiences, Emmalyn has gained a wide variety of expertise including training in both clinical and health club settings. Emmalyn is working towards obtaining her Clinical Exercise Physiology Certification through the American College of Sports Medicine while she works at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Emmalyn has a strong passion and finds fulfillment in helping others achieve their health, fitness, and weight loss goals. Nicole Duell Medical Aesthetician Nicole is a New York State Licensed Aesthetician who began working at New Genesis in 2007 after graduating from Continental School of Beauty. Prior to that, she had studied Medical Assisting at Bryant and Stratton College. Nicole was also trained by the Laser Centers of America and has performed thousands of laser treatments. She loves to help her clients look and feel their best; she is also experienced in medical microdermabrasion, chemical peels, laser hair removal, and body sculpting procedures. Nicole is a valuable and trusted member of the clinical team at New Genesis. All the services she provides are performed under the direction of the medical staff at New Genesis. She loves to stay on the cutting edge of the ever-changing field of Aesthetic Medicine and is a wealth of information on the latest medical procedures available in Rochester and around the country.