The mission of Genesis MedSpa is to provide superior medical-grade aesthetic services and products while educating our clients and engaging them in decisions regarding the health of their skin. Our staff strives to remain on the forefront of education, technology and research in aesthetics. We will listen to each client’s needs and always make him or her feel respected and embraced while offering the highest quality treatments. We will do this in an environment that is relaxing, pampering, friendly and professional.
At Genesis, we’re proud to offer a full line of professional Med Spa services and products tailored to rejuvenate your skin and leave you looking and feeling fabulous!
Our team of highly experienced professionals is ready to assist you with the most advanced techniques available in Skin Care, Laser Treatments, and Injectables. We work with you to understand your specific needs and are here to help educate you throughout your Med Spa experience, delivering the results you deserve. You’ll leave wondering how soon you can return!
For questions regarding our Med Spa treatments or products, please give us a call, 719.579.6890. We look forward to serving you!
Dr. Lisa Jenks, MD
Dr. Jenks graduated from the University of Cincinnati’s College of Medicine in 1986. After residency training at Ohio State University, she began a career in emergency medicine.
In 2007, Dr. Jenks opened Genesis MedSpa in Colorado Springs. Since its opening, Genesis has grown tremendously, moving from a 4 treatment room facility into a 7 room facility in 2012. In 2017, another 3 treatment rooms were added to accommodate the continued growth of Genesis. Under her direction, Genesis has thrice won the BBB’s coveted ‘Excellence in Customer Service’ award and has won numerous ‘Best Of’ awards.
Ashley Perez was born in Tampa, FL and raised in Nashville, TN. She graduated from Western Governors University obtaining her Bachelor’s of Science in Business and Healthcare Administration. Ashley fell in love with Aesthetics after working in the field and seeing what an impact it makes on people’s lives and their self-confidence. What she loves most about her position is that it provides her the opportunity to invest in individuals and help build them both personally and professionally. When she is not working you can find her spending time with her teenage daughter, Avery, and her furry son, Dodger. Ashley loves to make people laugh and believes you should always leave people better than you found them.
Carmela joined the Genesis family in 2022, bringing with her a profound love for the beauty industry and a talent for visual marketing. With an impressive background as the former Creative Director at Lasio Professional Hair Care in New York City, Carmela possesses a unique flair for crafting marketing campaigns that resonate deeply with our valued clients. She also enjoys hosting Genesis events and creating Social Media strategies and videos with the staff. When she’s not busy crafting innovative strategies, you’ll find her delving into the world of literature, working on her second novel, or spending time with her family.
Raegan was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana where she received her Associates in Nursing. Raegan moved to Colorado Springs a few years ago and has experience as a trauma nurse. Raegan has always had a passion for aesthetics is thrilled to start her journey at Genesis where she can help clients feel their best! When Raegan is not working you can find her at the dog park with her two pups!
Joy is from San Diego, CA where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from West Coast University. An ER/Trauma nurse since 2018, she also served as a travel nurse during the pandemic to help with the healthcare worker shortage. She moved to Colorado Springs to enjoy the adventures of the outdoors and experience all that Colorado has to offer. Joy has always had a passion for aesthetics and helping people to feel their absolute best. She’s very excited to be a part of the Genesis team. When Joy isn’t working, you can find her hiking in the mountains with her fur baby, Mia.
Lead Medical Aesthetician & Laser Officer
Bree moved to Colorado from Utah, where she attended the National Institute of Medical Aesthetics. Before starting her career in aesthetics, Bree worked in publishing for over 9 years. She can’t believe she ever did anything other than aesthetics! She loves it all but has a special passion for laser skin rejuvenation and microneedling. Bree is so excited to spend her days with the talented staff at Genesis and the exceptionally lovely faces of Genesis clients. And at nights, she spends her time with her live-in bunny, a Holland lop named Rorschach.
Jennifer grew up in Colorado Springs and worked as a Paraprofessional, for District 20, for 9 years. After living in Hawaii for two years, she decided to move back to the Springs where she attended The Salon Professional Academy for her training in Aesthetics. She loves working and learning at Genesis and enjoys helping our clients with their skin care needs!
Amena was born and raised in Colorado. She graduated from the College of International Esthetics in Arvada Colorado. She is certified in Laser, Permanent Makeup, Dermaplaning, Chemical Peels, and Microdermabrasion. Her goals as an Aesthetician are to help people feel beautiful in their own skin and educate them on the importance of taking care of their skin. She believes it is very important to build good relationships with her clients and is always making sure they feel comfortable and can trust her professional advice. When she is not working, she is busy with her two sons taking on the world. Amena is excited to build a career at Genesis Med Spa and continue to grow in the Aesthetics industry.
Shera is originally from Seattle, she spent a short time in Alaska, and then moved to Colorado Springs with her husband, younger brother and her three fur children. She graduated from The Salon Professional Academy Esthetics school in Colorado Springs. She is very excited to work in the spa industry and has a passion for beauty, skin care and make-up. Shera loves the outdoors, yoga and relaxing with her family.
Medical Aesthetician & Social Media Coordinator
Maria was born in Mexico but moved to Colorado Springs at a very young age. She has always known that she wanted to work in the Beauty Industry. She attended the International Salon and Spa here in Colorado Springs – not for aesthetician training but for hairstyling. She quickly knew she had more of a passion for skin than hair and returned to International Salon and Spa to complete her training as a medical aesthetician. Maria loves helping clients feel beautiful, and her favorite services are working with hyperpigmentation and acne scars.
Felicia grew up in the small town of Trinidad, Colorado, where she attended college for her degree in Business Management and Administration. She later transferred to UCCS to continue her education. She has always had a passion for the skincare and beauty industries and prides herself on staying up to date on the latest trends in products, techniques and technology. After many years of successful management experience, most recently at another local spa, she is beyond excited to be combining her career and passion alongside the smart, successful women at Genesis! With her capacity to easily grasp, apply and share new knowledge, she aspires to connect people through beauty and self-appreciation. When Felicia is not helping clients enhance their inner beauty, she can be found with her six-year-old son pretending to be a Superhero or in the gym lifting and practicing yoga.
Lead Customer Service Specialist
Danice was born and raised in Colorado Springs, where she attended the Salon Professional Academy for Esthetics. She has a passion for skincare and the beauty industry and is excited to be part of the Genesis Team. When she is not working you can find her enjoying the outdoors, spending time with her family and friends and cuddling with her dogs.
Customer Service Specialist
Destiny is a Colorado Springs native. As a licensed barber, aesthetician and former makeup artist, she’s always had an interest in the beauty and aesthetics industry. She was looking for something new when she started Genesis and loves being a part of the staff and culture that surrounds the spa. When she isn’t working, she’s spending time with her friends and family and enjoys watching horror films.
Customer Service Specialist
Yesenia was born and raised in Colorado Springs and recently moved to Manitou Springs with her son. Yesenia’s number one priority is her son and accredits her family for why she has such a great work ethic and the number one reason she smiles every morning. When she’s’ not working, you can find Yesina enjoying time at the park with her son or in the pool at the gym. Yesenia also loves photography, hiking and painting landscape. Yesenia just started working for the Genesis family and is honored to continue and grow with us, as we teach and help Yesenia learn the wonderful things Genesis MedSpa does for its guests and employees.