Meet the Team The Staff of WIFH

Our Medical Staff

Shannon Burdette, BSN, MSN FNP-C – Senior Laser Practitioner

Shannon BurdetteShannon is a Nurse Practitioner who has been performing laser procedures at WIFH since 2006. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Georgia in Psychology and BSN and MSN from Kennesaw State University.

She has nursing experience in the operating room, allergy/asthma treatment, and women’s health.

She enjoys spending time with her family, friends and pets and is a big fan of the Atlanta Braves and Georgia Bulldogs. A Marietta native she also loves cooking and tennis.

Shayna Flash, PA-C, MPH – Senior Laser Practitioner

Shayna FlashShayna is a Physician Assistant and has been performing laser procedures at WIFH for over a decade. She also currently sits on the laser committee for the Georgia Medical Board.

She received her undergraduate degree from The University of Georgia in Microbiology and a dual Masters of Public Health and BS – Physician Assistant (with honors) from Nova Southeastern University in Miami, Florida.

She is certified & licensed by the Georgia Composite Board of Medical Examiners to perform laser procedures.  A native Atlantan, Shayna loves sports and travel.

Christina Imhoff, RN, MSN, ANP-C – Senior Laser Practitioner

Christina ImhoffChristina is a Nurse Practitioner and has been performing laser procedures at WIFH since 2009.

She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Saint Mary’s College and her Masters Degree and Nurse Practitioner training at Vanderbilt University. After 10 years of urgent care and occupational medicine experience, she joined us at WIFH.

She enjoys time with family & friends, hiking, swimming and much more.

Regan Kudlata, RN, MSN, FNP-C – Senior Laser Practitioner

Regan KudlataRegan is a Nurse Practitioner and has been performing laser procedures at WIFH since 2006.

She received her BS in Biology and Masters in Nursing and Nurse Practitioner training at Vanderbilt University. She has extensive experience working in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Family Planning and Emergency Medicine.

She is an avid runner who also enjoys cycling, skiing, and spending time with family and friends.

Charlotte Kulkin, RN, CNS, FNP-BC – Nurse Practitioner

Charlotte KulkinCharlotte earned her bachelors degree at Indiana University and a Masters Degree as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Cardiopulmonary Nursing at UCLA. She completed a second Masters in Nursing and earned her certification in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at Georgia State University.

For the past 30 years Charlotte’s passion has always been in health whether working in critical care, cardiac rehabilitation, or primary care clinics; helping people feel good about themselves has always been her goal.

Charlotte enjoys running, golf, travel and most of all hanging out with her husband and spending time with family and especially the grandchildren.

Miranda Moore, LME – Assistant Laser Practitioner

Miranda MooreMiranda is a Licensed Medical Aesthetician and  Certified Aesthetic Consultant and has been at WIFH since 2008.

Miranda received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Kennesaw State University. She also attended the Elaine Sterling Institute of Esthetics in 2012 and received her license in 2013.  She enjoys learning and trying new skincare products, microdermabrasion is her favorite skincare treatment and Latisse is her beauty must-have. Goodwill shopping is her favorite hobby, she loves to collect nail polish and is a  first degree Black Belt in American Karate.

Sarah Richardson, LME – Assistant Laser Practitioner

Sarah RichardsonSarah is a Licensed Medical Esthetician with over 8 years of skin care experience, and an Assistant Laser Practitioner licensed by the GA. Medical Composite Board. Before joining WIFH, she worked for a top Facial Plastic Surgeon in Atlanta, providing aesthetic treatments and assisting in medical procedures and surgeries. Prior to that, she worked as a Medical Esthetician for the award winning Greenwich Medical Skincare & Laser Spa in Greenwich, CT.

Sarah has extensive training and experience in all areas of medical aesthetics, as well as a deep understanding of the various skin types and conditions. She is certified in microneedling, chemical peels, HydrFacial, SilkPeel, dermablading, microdermabrasion, IPL, and laser hair removal. She also specializes in pigmentation abnormalities, and corrective skin care for acne, skin-tone and texture. Sarah offers our patients individualized combinations of facial treatments and high-quality skin care products, helping you achieve a healthy, radiant and glowing complexion. She is truly passionate about what she does, and loves to educate others who are looking to improve their skin’s health.

Sarah grew up in California and Connecticut but has made Atlanta her home. She has a deep affection for the city’s art and music scene, and loves discovering new parks to explore with her son.

Nicole Wilson-Marlin CMA CPCT – Certified Medical Assistant

Nicole Wilson-MarlinNicole has been a WIFHette since 2013. She is a Certified Medical Assistant and Patient Care Technician.

She is a native New Yorker, but is happy to now be a Georgia Peach. Previously she worked in Gynecology and Obstetrics field. She is a great addition to our WIFH family. She loves assisting Dr. Kulkin in the Operating Room.

Patient care is her passion. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, traveling and making custom novelty chocolate. You can check out her creations on Facebook and Instagram: The Chocolate Chix.

Our Concierge Staff

Melissa Gatewood – Practice Manager

Melissa GatewoodMelissa is our Practice Manager and Certified Aesthetic Consultant and has been at WIFH since 2006.

She is a graduate of Georgia State University where she earned her BBA in Finance and is currently pursuing  her MBA at University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business.

Melissa enjoys trying new restaurants with her hubby. Crafting and participating in full and half marathons. She brings a fantastic smile, positive attitude, and patient focused leadership to the WIFH team.

Lindsay Spires – Smartlipo & Cellulaze Coordinator

Lindsay SpiresLindsay is our Smartlipo and Cellulaze coordinator although she wears many hats having been at WIFH for 12 years. She is extremely well versed in all of our procedures having spent time at Medical Education meetings with Dr. Kulkin learning the various available technologies.  In addition she is a Certified Aesthetic Consultant.

Lindsay graduated from the University of South Carolina with honors and has been in Atlanta many years. Growing up in a family in the hospitality industry she brings innovative ideas and energy to provide the ultimate in customer service to our patients.

She and her husband have two beautiful girls. Along with loving her role as mom, she also enjoys reading, cooking and skin care products (she’s a product junkie)! Just ask her and you’ll see what we mean!

Annabelle Gastelum – Patient Concierge

Annabelle GastelumAnnabelle is a Patient Concierge and Certified Aesthetic Consultant and has been at WIFH since 2009.

She enjoys reading (The Twilight Saga is her favorite!), eating, and spending time with her Himalayan cat, Kitty. Annabelle is a superb cook who may someday be the next Food Network Star.

As a native to Mexico, you will often find her cooking up authentic Spanish cuisine, Olé!

Lindsay Nearing, LME -Laser Hair Removal Coordinator

Elle NearingElle is a licensed Esthetician who studied at Atlanta Institute of Aesthetics. She has a passion for skin care and believes that everyone can experience healthy, rejuvenated skin.

Before Elle found her path to aesthetics, she pursued her first love, acting, and received a B.A. in Theatre from The Ohio State University.

Elle has a wide range of experience working in theatre, non-profit development and advertising in Atlanta and Chicago.