Laine Elam, PA-C
Laine Elam PA-C joined our team in July 2019. Laine was born and raised in Muncie, Indiana. She obtained her first bachelor degree majoring in biology from Ball State University in 1993. She graduated from Butler University with her second-degree in Health Science, Physician Assistant in 1996. From 1996-2019 she practiced as a certified PA, initially as the first PA in the Ball Memorial Hospital Emergency Department, then for the last 14 years at University Dermatology Center in Muncie. She and her family moved to Montana in 2019 and she is dedicated and happy to provide medical and cosmetic dermatology care to patients in Montana and Wyoming. Laine is married, has two older boys, one daughter, and three stepdaughters. She loves to cook, laugh, and finds joy in serving within her church.
laser technician, cosmetologist, skin care consultant
Vicki Ahlgren has been working at Tallman Medical Spa since May 2006. Vicki is native of Billings, and graduated from Senior High School. Vicki received her cosmetology license from the College of Coiffure Art and has been active in the beauty industry since 1989. Vicki brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the beauty collective at Tallman Medical Spa. She truly enjoys listening to her clients and working with them to develop the best individualized skincare plan for them. Vicki has received certification to perform GentleLASE hair removal, V-beam Perfecta, Spectra Yag and Fraxel laser treatments, offering skincare consultations for all products and treatments at offered at Tallman Medical Spa. Vicki is married and has 2 children. In her spare time, she enjoys family outings, camping and reading.
Jeani Link, LMT
laser technician, massage therapist, esthetician, skin care consultant
Jeani has been working at Tallman Medical Spa since February of 2016. She is a Montana native where she attended The University of Montana, later transferring to Arizona State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies with a minor in Psychology. Jeani has always had a passion for skincare, beauty, and wellness. She attended the National Aesthetics Institute and The Yellowstone Institute of Massage Therapy. She is trained in skin care, body treatments, Swedish massage, Stress Massage, Reflexology, Hot Stone, and Deep Tissue Massage for the shoulders and back. When Jeani is not working, she enjoys hiking, skiing, attending church, and spending time with friends and family.
laser technician, esthetician, skin care consultant
Kim has been working at Tallman Medical Spa since January 2018. Kim is a central California native but has lived most of her adult life in Montana. In pursuit of her dream of being an esthetician, she attended esthetics training at Bold Beauty Academy in 2015, though she already had almost 20 years experience in various roles within the beauty industry. Kim brings experience and perspective to her role as Esthetician at Tallman Medical Spa. She understands that each person is unique and deserves to be treated in their own special way. Her goal for each person is healthy, beautiful skin. In her free time, Kim enjoys cooking for friends and family, being in the warm sunshine (yes, with sunscreen on!), traveling with her husband, Brad, and spending quality time with their children and grandchildren.
spa assistant, skin care consultant
LaVonne has been working at Tallman Medical Spa since October 2013. After completing three years at MSU for business accounting she followed her creative passion and has degrees in Cosmetology, Floral Design and Master Gardening. LaVonne brings to us over 20 years of experience in customer service, cosmetology, and the beauty industry. LaVonne is a native of Montana and is married with two daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys water gardening, yoga, cooking and spending time with her family and friends.
Michelle Qualls, MBA, CPC
Michelle Qualls has been the practice manager at Tallman Dermatology & Medical Spa since July of 2008. She graduated from MSU-Billings with a degree in Business Finance and earned a Masters in Business Administration degree from the University of Montana. Michelle worked in the healthcare field in strategic planning and practice management for 10 years before joining Tallman Dermatology & Medical Spa. Michelle has received certification to perform GentleLASE hair removal, V-beam Perfecta, Yag and Fraxel laser treatments. Michelle is married with two daughters, and in her spare time enjoys fixing things and spending time with friends and family.