We are excited to present the Statera team. At Statera we will offer an integrated group of healthcare providers under one roof to address all of  your wellness needs-mind, body and spirit.

Nicole Hutchison

PT, CSCS, ACE Health Coach

Owner, CEO

Nicole Hutchison is owner and CEO of Statera Integrated Health and Wellness Solutions. In her business “Better Living With Balance,” Nicole was able to combine her training as a Physical Therapist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and Health Coach to fill a unique niche of client needs. Now in expanding her business to include multiple disciplines, the Statera team of providers will be able to address patient healthcare needs even more effectively
mentally, emotionally, spiritually, and physically.

My vision for Statera is to combine traditional medicine and holistic healing under one roof to address health and wellness needs mind, body, and spirit.  I am thrilled to bring together a multidisciplinary team of like-minded professionals committed to providing a unique healthcare experience that is personal and individualized.

My personal focus is to live a life of purpose and meaning by providing guidance through the Statera team to others in their journey to optimal health and happiness. I am devoted to my family including my extraordinary husband, my son and daughter and 2 dogs. I enjoy art, music, reading, hiking, trail running, cycling, fitness, nutrition, meditation, and being a lifelong learner.

Lawrence Hutchison


Lawrence Hutchison, M.D. is a board-certified family physician who received his medical doctorate from the University of Missouri Columbia and Mayo Graduate School of Medicine. His experience ranges a broad spectrum including Holistic Healthcare, Health Optimization, Nutrition, Age Management, Sports Medicine, Pediatric/Adolescent and Family Care.

Philosophy of Care

I believe in collaborating with the patient in a holistic approach to healthcare. Integrating complimentary medical practices to address the entire patient, exploring health, nutrition, stress, environment and genetics. Focusing on optimizing health and wellness, preventing or delaying disease and age-related changes, and understanding that lifestyle, nutrition, emotional health and spirituality all play a role in how we feel and function.

I enjoy spending time with my family and being active in my church. My free time is usually spent outdoors cycling, running, skiing, hunting, hiking and backpacking. I have a passion for fine wine, good coffee and great food.

Megan Gross


Megan Gross is a Certified Nurse-Midwife with a passion for holistic health care as well as empowering her patients to make informed decisions by spending time on education, and values a personal and dedicated patient interaction.

I received my BSN from Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota in 2011 and decided to pursue my Master’s in Nurse-Midwifery after the birth of my first child. With the support of my husband, I received my MSN in Nurse Midwifery in 2017, where I attended births at multiple clinical sites in Iowa, Illinois, and Minnesota.

I enjoy spending time with my family, reading, and art. I am excited to answer the call to care for women by offering midwifery care and women’s health services to the tri-state area.

Lynn M. Randall


Lynn M. Randall, D.C., is a Chiropractor with a passion for helping her patients achieve their optimal health and wellness goals. Along with her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College, she achieved her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, and Nutritional Counseling Certification from the state of Wisconsin. In my 19 years of experience, I have enjoyed treating multiple generations of the same families, from infants to seniors. I am currently obtaining my 200-hour Yoga Teacher Certification to further help my patients achieve wellness and work through injuries. I enjoy working with athletes to help them reach their highest potential. My experience and training has included extremity work in addition to working with musculoskeletal spinal conditions. I work with many feet, knee, ankle, shoulder, wrist and TMJ concerns. When I’m not working you can find my husband and me coaching our kids or listening to live music (my other passions)! My philosophy for 19 years has been one of working with multiple health and wellness providers for the best interest of my patients. I am excited and blessed to join Statera, where together, we can have a positive impact on mind, body and spirit of our patients!

Linda Peterson


Linda Peterson, PhD, NCC, CLC is a Life Coach, certified through the Life Purpose Institute, a coach training program accredited by the International Coach Federation. Life coaching is a co-creative, action-based process that has its foundation in Positive Psychology. Life Coaches help clients discover their strengths and past successes and builds upon them to remove obstacles and overcome challenges leading to greater life satisfaction.
I believe each of us has the innate wisdom and unlimited power to make our lives meaningful, creative and joy-filled. As your Life Coach, my purpose is to give you the guidance, support and space for you to embrace your personal power. My coaching specializations include; deepening spirituality and life meaning, discovering and living your life purpose, promoting self-love and care, thriving during life transitions, learning from the journey through grief, and making positive, long-lasting life changes.
I hold a PhD in Higher Education from Iowa State University, a MA in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Northern Iowa and am a Board-certified Counselor through the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC). I have dedicated my personal and professional life to bringing beauty, joy and laughter to those I love and serve.

Candice Chaloupka


Candice Chaloupka MA, LMHC, MCHC is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Dr. Sear’s Master Certified Health Coach. Candice uses an integrative approach to inspire and empower clients to take control of their mental and physical health. Through examining lifestyle choices, exercise, attitude/thoughts and nutrition (the LEAN Principle) you will begin to experience a level of health and wellness that you may not have thought was possible.

Counseling is not just for  someone with mental health issues; everyone faces challenges in life and can benefit from having an unbiased resource to turn to. I look forward to sharing my skills and experience. Consider me a valuable resource in helping you navigate the many obstacles in life including communication and  relationship issues, dealing with trauma or identifying and changing the self-defeating thoughts and behaviors that hinder personal and professional growth.

In addition to an integrative approach, I also use traditional counseling techniques including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Cognitive- Behavioral Therapy (CBT). I look forward to sharing my passion, knowledge and experience with you as you take  steps towards living with purpose!

Karin Anderson


Karin Anderson MS, LMHC, NCC is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 18 years of experience providing counseling services to men, women, teens, families, couples and groups.  She incorporates a wellness approach to the counseling process which is integrative, collaborative and strength-based.   

I am trained in narrative therapy, family systems, cognitive-behavioral therapy, brief counseling models and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR).  In addition, I have specialized training in interpersonal violence and complex trauma injuries.  

Drawing from many years of experience teaching workshops within the community and teaching counseling courses to graduate students as an adjunct professor at Barry University and Trinity International University in South Florida, I will provide educational workshops at Statera in a variety of topics related to integrative wellness and counseling.

Leslie Kremer


Leslie has experience in practicing physical therapy ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics and has worked in multiple settings including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and outpatient clinics. She is certified in Graston Technique and has extensive experience with Kinesiotaping.

I received my MS in Physical Therapy from Clarke College and Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Des Moines University. I have received advanced training through Herman and Wallace, and the Institute of Birth Healing.

I offer a holistic approach combining both technical skill and intuition to energetically and physically address your symptoms. I currently specialize in addressing issues related to pregnancy, post-partum, and chronic pelvic pain.

I stay active as a wife and mom to 4 girls. I enjoy running and yoga.

Lindsey Topping


Lindsey Topping, DPT, is a physical therapist who has specialized in treating neurological conditions for the past 10 years. Her passion is seeing clients reach their full potential and return to their previous lifestyle as much as possible.

I have training in neurodevelopmental treatment (NDT) and proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF), which are particularly helpful with neurological conditions. I also received my Vestibular Certification from Emory University in 2011. I have used this in treating head injuries and vestibular deficits. I have training in Strain Counterstrain, which is helpful treating chronic pain or pain following a motor vehicle accident.

I have been a physical therapist for 14 years and graduated from the University of Iowa. I stay very busy with three little ones at home. I enjoy being very active in the outdoors as well as playing sports. I also enjoy playing the piano when I get a free second.

Megan Reisch


Megan Reisch, DNP, is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner and a member of the American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery. She has received training in several advanced aesthetic procedures and is offering industry-leading medical and cosmetic treatments.

I believe in naturally reviving the skin and rejuvenating tissue to restore its integrity through clinically proven, non-invasive procedures. I take pride in educating patients and helping them to understand their skin and skin conditions they may be affected by (i.e. acne, melasma, keratosis pilaris, and rosacea among others). I offer treatments suitable for several different skin types and conditions and also work with patients to develop appropriate skin care regimens. The integumentary system, largely comprised of the skin, requires care just as any other body system and plays an integral role in the overall health and wellness of the body. I look forward to helping you achieve healthy skin not just to look good, but to feel good too.
I received my BSN from Edgewood College in Madison, WI and doctorate from Clarke University. I enjoy spending my free time with my wonderful family and friends.

Ashley Oberbroeckling

M.Ac, L.Ac, L.M.T

Ashley Oberbroeckling, M.Ac, L.Ac, L.M.T, is a licensed acupuncturist and a specialist in the treatment of women’s health, gastrointestinal issues, and pain. Ashley takes a multidisciplinary approach to the treatment of hormone imbalances, anxiety, and acute/chronic pain.

I strongly believe in integrative medicine and work closely with a select group of practitioners including medical doctors, nurse practitioners, chiropractors, and other specialist to comprehensively treat hormone imbalances and eliminate pain and dysfunction. My approach controls and minimizes symptoms in Women’s Health from painful menstruation, anxiety, infertility, and complications and discomforts that go along with menopause.

As a graduate of an extensive 4-year Graduate Program at Northwestern Health Sciences University, I received a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture. I use Acupuncture, Tui-Na, Cupping, Electro-stimulation, Food Therapy and Gua Sha to alleviate patients pain, lessen anxieties and promote optimal health. I am a board certified by the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine (NCCAOM) and licensed in the state of Iowa and Wisconsin as an acupuncture practitioner.

In my free time, I enjoy cooking, being outdoors, and spending time with my 2-year-old daughter Bailey and significant other, Brian, (owner), at our gym, Elite Fitness, in Lancaster, Wisconsin.

Julie Haufe

LMT, Reiki Master, DōTERRA Wellness Advocate

Julie Haufe is a 2006 graduate of Massage Therapy at Capri College, Dubuque, Iowa and also holds a B.A. in communications and a minor in journalism from the University of Northern Iowa. She has extensive continuing educations in Neural Reset Therapy®, Integrated Neuromuscular Re-Education, Myokinesthetic System, Myofascial Release, Orthopedic Massage for complicated Knee and Shoulder Conditions, Reiki, Cranial Sacral Therapy, Medical Massage for Cranial Pain, TMJ & Headaches, A non-surgical Approach to Carpal Tunnel, Tai Chi Massage, and Hot and Cold Stone Therapies.

My passion is helping others find relief from debilitating stress and pain through various massage techniques that work.

I listen to my client concerns, identify their physical activities, assess the body and the mechanics and then provide an environment that ultimately bring the body back into homeostasis. I’ve provided long-term relief for chronic conditions, such as Plantar Fasciitis, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, and localized areas such as the back, neck, leg and shoulder pain, to name a few.

I have worked in various healthcare environments and upscale spa settings which has positively impacted the professional care I offer to my clients.

Shelley B Till

Life Wellness Coach, Fitness Instructor

Shelley Bardon Till is passionate about coaching people to be their best selves. Shelley’s experience as a college athlete and her love for coaching has propelled her career in college basketball, life & wellness coaching, and professional speaking. She is passionate about helping you win the game of life by living healthier, being purposeful and feeling fulfilled!

I graduated with a B.A. in Psychology & Business and continued my education as a graduate of the Coach Training Program at Coach U, an International Coach Federation accredited Life Coaching program.

I am a New Life Story Wellness™ Coach and have also completed the Train To Be Clutch™ Transformational Leadership training, and the National Consortium of Academics & Sports (NCAS) Leadership Development Trainer Program. 

I enjoy teaching group fitness classes, especially Barre Fitness! You also might catch a glimpse of me on National T.V. where I work as a college women’s basketball analyst.

In my spare time, I love to be with my kids, watch sports – especially the Hawkeyes and the 49ers, read a good book, see a great movie, or enjoy a glass of wine with friends.

Eli Licht

Health and Wellness Coach

Eli Licht, Health and Wellness Coach provides experience and knowledge, to successfully change your quality of life by utilizing lifestyle, exercise, attitude, and nutritional coaching to turn your health and wellness goals into a sustained reality.

I was a teacher for three years and a school administrator for the past seven years helping families overcome lifestyle barriers and find success! Inspired by my own health journey starting in 2013 – I have successfully transformed my health by losing weight, improving energy, nutrition changes, and having a positive attitude about wellness.

My family is my “why” because they deserve to have a healthy person in their lives, so I can be active in their life! Due to a strong desire to enrich people’s lives, I chose to become a certified Health and Wellness Coach through the Dr. Sears Wellness Institute. Let’s find your “WHY” and make this happen for YOU!

Garrett Joseph

Health Coach

Garrett Joseph, BS, is a Health Coach who focuses on nutrition, exercise, and lifestyle coaching for disease prevention. In Garrett’s coaching, he uses a simple, yet empowering, approach to guide clients to discover what is truly holding them back from achieving their best health. In addition to coaching, Garrett also provides community education events and workshops for individuals to learn more about healthy living.

I strongly believe that good health is in the hand of every single person and just like in sports, the players need a coach to show them the game. As your Health Coach it is my mission to guide and teach you how a healthy lifestyle can be fun, sustainable, and rewarding. It’s my passion to inspire my clients and help them find the inner power and motivation to bust through obstacles, overcome old habits, and begin a renewed life with wellness.

I received my Bachelors in Health Education & Health Promotion from Arizona State University. I grew up in Williamsburg, Iowa. I am blessed with a beautiful fiancé and together we have two puppies. In my free time I enjoy anything outdoors, playing soccer, basketball, and riding motorcycles. I consider myself a lifelong learner and I am on a continuous mission of growth and self-improvement.

Malia Ridgway

Stott Certified Pilates, TRX, AntiGravity

Malia’s Pilates specializations include Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Barrels and Stability Chair, and has completed the Injuries and Special Populations coursework.  In addition, Malia holds a certification in Christopher Harrison’s AntiGravity R fitness program and is a qualified TRX suspension trainer.

Over the past 17-years, Malia Ridgway has called several places home, traveling between Galena, Il. and SE Asia, where she had the unique experience of living in Bangkok, Singapore and Hong Kong.  Her love of Pilates is the one thing that has remained constant throughout her travels, inspiring her to earn her Level 1 teaching certificate through Stott Pilates in April 2015.

I am committed to provide a harmonious trainer/client relationship, where we work as a team whether in small group or private sessions.  My goal for each client is to help them attain their fitness goals through mindful planning and taking into account any physical restrictions and/or modifications.  Movement is my passion!

Meghan Hermsen

Certified, Registered Yoga Teacher

Hermsen is a Yoga Alliance 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher who has been teaching classes since 2014. Her specialties are Vinyasa flow, Power Yoga, Hot Yoga, Yoga Nidra and Meditation Practices. She received her certification through Body & Soul Wellness Center in 2014. I began my yoga practice in 2010 with a beginner series and instantly fell in love with it. Yoga was a great way for me to get some time to focus on myself while raising two daughters, and a great way to ease the stresses of the day and refocus on the things that really mattered while letting go of what didn’t. I felt a calling to help others get what I has gained from a consistent yoga practice. I am also trained to teach mat and reformer Pilates and Reiki 1. I believe in surrounding myself with healthy positive energy, my belief is that the greatest gift you can give to the world is a healthy you, Mind, Body & Spirit. Whether you are looking for a full body workout to strengthen your muscles, increased flexibility, increased mindfulness or awareness of breath. I have the tools to help you become the best version of you! Namaste! Read more about What is Yoga in our Inspring Articles

Administrative and Support Staff

Susan Chapman

Marketing Director

Susan Chapman, BA, MAC has over 15 years of experience in healthcare and education advertising, marketing, public relations, communications and design. Chapman has specialized in healthcare community relations and marketing through her recent employment of over a decade serving as Director of Community Relations at UnityPoint Finley Hospital.

In my free time I like to travel, do any kind of artistic or creative project and spend time with family including my husband, 4 grown children and 4 grandkids.

Martha Leigh

Event Coordinator

Martha is a Dubuque native and a graduate of Loras College.  With over 25 years combined Retail Fashion Management, Software-Advertising-Sportswear Sales with a strong emphasis on building business relationships and customer service. Martha and her husband Rob have also run a restoration business for the last 12 yrs. For fun Martha likes to spend time with her husband, family, her pup, and mountain-road-snow biking with friends. Martha brings high energy and a passion for balancing lifestyle and fitness to our everyday lives. I look forward to being a part of the Statera team!!

Kari Divino

Lead Reception

Kari Divino, Dubuque, IA provides over 20 years of experience in the healthcare and hospitality industries. She has a passion for helping others and serving people with a smile. Outside of work she enjoys traveling to warmer climates, gathering for a cookout with family and game nights with friends. 

Macy Recker


Macy Recker, Dyersville, Iowa has over 6 years of experience in customer service with 4 specialized in the health care field.

I am someone who holds a vast amount of creativity, energy, and love. I have always had a passion for helping others find the positive side of any situation, and inspiring everyone to love themselves and others, today more than yesterday. I am very blessed to help bring a smile to each person that walks through the Statera doors, as well as, assist Statera at the front desk with my 6 years of customer service and my countless smiles shared.

In my free time, I enjoy being outdoors, exercising, painting/drawing, spontaneous trips with my incredible fiancé, enjoying time with my family, as well as, spending time with my two dogs: Scout and Taz. I am very excited to be a part of the Statera team and look forward to being a witness to the impact Statera will have on many lives.

Brie Tauber


Brie Tauber has 3 years of experience in customer service in the health care field. 
I strive to promote positivity and help others so that they may achieve their best life. 
I enjoy playing sports, being outdoors in nature and spending quality time with my family.