Meet Our Staff
ND, NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIAN
Dr. Elizabeth McElligott has over a decade of experience in aesthetics and as a licensed healthcare provider. She has a passion for, and expertise in, holistic dermatology and empowering women to look and feel their best. Dr. McElligott is a budding homesteader and amateur wood-worker. She enjoys being in nature, gardening, cooking, canning, arts projects and hiking with her dog Fitzgerald.
LASER TECH | ADVANCED ESTHETICIAN
Hi, I am Taylor. I am a licensed Advanced Esthetician and my passion is to inspire women and men to feel beautiful in their natural skin through the art and science of aesthetic medicine. I am proud to work for Fresh Faces RX because of their rigorous commitment to health and beauty. From the meticulous efforts in developing best-in-class treatment options, the skincare line that provides soothing comfort and superior results, to the diverse portfolio of medial and beauty professionals on our team, I am confident in our ability to make a difference in our client’s lives. When I am not working at Fresh Faces RX, I am most likely to be found outside exploring, fishing, and camping. I adore my animals. And I love spending time with my friends and family, usually eating at great restaurants.
CERTIFIED ADVANCED ESTHETICIAN
Naomi Blair is a PNW native whose esthetic career began in 2013. She is passionate about understanding people’s unique aesthetic goals and the different modes of achieving the clinical endpoints that they seek. Her goal is to help everyone love the skin they are in.
Naomi graduated with honors from both the Aveda Institute Portland and Spectrum Advanced Aesthetics where her talent and attention to detail shone through. She is always looking for ways to increase her knowledge and skill set and became a certified Milady Master Educator in 2020. She believes in thoroughly educating her clients and understands that proper home care coupled with in office treatments will provide the most desired results.
Outside of the treatment room she is happiest when camping with her husband and 2 dogs. She enjoys yoga, snowboarding and curling up with a good book. She is committed to living a healthy, balanced life and her friendly demeanor and passion for skincare resonates strongly with her clients.
Jessika is a Registered Nurse, who is passionate about the Medical Aesthetic field. She has a unique blend of skills combining the minute attention to detail needed to care for the critically ill with a past career in the Salon Industry. She is passionate about guiding people to achieve their optimal yet natural results.
She has a calm, positive demeanor that will make you feel at ease. In her free time she enjoys traveling, exploring all the PNW has to offer and anything involving animals.
PATIENT CARE COORDINATOR
Meghan is an Oregon native and has lived in Portland for the last 6 years. In her free time she enjoys hiking, volleyball, running, vintage shopping, spending time with family, cooking and gardening.
Hi, I am nurse Tracy. Born in New Zealand and raised on a sailboat until the age of seventeen.
I got my nursing degree in Hawaii in 1992 and have worked in many disciplines of nursing. The last 23 years have been spent in the Neonatal ICU where I had the privilege of working closely with Dr Jodee.
Aesthetic medicine has always been a dream of mine. I bring a unique skill set and have an eye for detail. It is my goal to provide education combined with careful technique and artistry to help people achieve the most natural aesthetic results.
In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family consisting of two boys and our dog Boots. Travel and adventure had always been a passion as it allows me to be open minded and well rounded. I am an avid cyclist, mountain and road, and essentially embrace anything that involves the outdoors and being active. I am extremely excited to be welcomed into the FreshfacesRX family.
Jake is a PNW native, and has been in Portland for the last 12 years. After originally studying cosmetology at the Aveda Institute, and working as a hairstylist for nearly a decade, Jake furthered his education and became licensed in advanced aesthetics.
He believes in listening to your individual aesthetics goals and then creating a customized plan of care to help you achieve them. He is passionate about making sure your skin is not only looking great, but feeling great and healthy most of all. He is thrilled to be working at Fresh Faces Rx
Dr. Jason Sherbondy has been providing aesthetic solutions for patients in the Portland area for over a decade. He is passionate about providing natural and refreshing aesthetic results for his patients. He is a highly qualified and professional aesthetic injector and has safely provided over 100,000 treatments.
When he is not working, he enjoys playing the piano and spending time with his two chihuahuas, Sandy and Millie.
CERTIFIED ADVANCED ESTHETICIAN
Hi, I'm Emilee. I am a Licensed Advanced Esthetician in Oregon. My interests in esthetics sparked from my own personal skin struggles in my teens and early adulthood years. I have a passion for all things skin and helping others to feel confident in their own skin through a variety of esthetic treatments. I love being able to connect with my clients by listening to their concerns and goals, and helping them achieve great results. It is so fulfilling to see clients' gain their confidence back through a series of treatments and a great homecare regimen.
When I'm not in the treatment room you can find me spending time with my dog, getting out in nature, and cooking new recipes for my family and friends.
Gabriella 'Bella' Mercado
CERTIFIED ADVANCED ESTHETICIAN
Hi, my name is Gabriella or Bella. I have been in the esthetics industry since 2017. My journey began when I was living in the Philippines and wanting to learn how our body absorbs ingredients and which ingredients do what. After having my own struggles with skin concerns, I found adjusting lifestyle habits in conjunction with in office treatments gave me the best long term results. Because of this, I like to give a well rounded assessment to my clients to find the best plan of action.
When I’m not at work, I love to spend time with friends & family, trying new restaurants, and traveling.
After many years in the real estate business, Stephanie went back to school to become a medical assistant and has worked in the aesthetics field ever since. Stephanie has assisted in more than 10,000 aesthetic procedures. She has a passion for aesthetics and believes that when people can see their inner beauty in the mirror they feel more confident about themselves as a whole. This helps them to put out contagious positive energy to the people around them. She loves to be a part of that process.
When Stephanie is not working, she enjoys doing home renovation projects, yoga and hiking with her dog Frejia.
Hi, I'm Sasha. I was born and raised in Oregon, and have been living in Portland for the last few years. I attended University of Oregon where I studied public relations. I am a proud pet mom to a fluffy cat named Enzo. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my friends and family, listening to spooky podcasts, art projects and exploring Oregon's beautiful outdoors.
Hi everyone! My name is Magdalena, and I will be here to greet you when visiting our Lake Oswego location! I graduated from Portland State University in early 2022 with a degree in Business Administration: Management and Leadership and I am excited to bring what I have learned to our practice.
When I’m not working with the team, I enjoy spending my time creating fictional stories, drawing, reading, practicing archery, and giving my little Pomeranian all the love she deserves!
Rachel Wold has over a decade of experience working in the medical aesthetics industry. With a background in Cosmetology and management the transition into the medical aesthetic industry was a natural progression, 10 years later and she has never looked back!
Rachel is proud to be a part of the amazing team of professionals at Fresh Faces RX. A team focused on the patient experience, inclusivity and beautiful results; utilizing the best possible products and procedures the industry has to offer.
When she is not in the office she is enjoying time with her Chihuahuas (Henry and Amber) and husband Ryan.
JoDee Anderson MD
Dr. JoDee is passionate about health, beauty and selfcare. She is dedicated to helping you achieve your beauty goals.
As an M.D., she trained at Stanford University and after a long, successful career in Academic Medicine as a Neonatologist she underwent intensive training to repurpose as an Aesthetic Specialist. She has now been injecting for several years, her approach is subtle and natural aiming to enhance intrinsic beauty. She has a Masters in Medical Education and you'll find her educating you throughout your consult, she loves to teach. She is certified in Integrative Nutrition and she loves to share her passion about vegetables! She also takes selfcare seriously, ask her about her essential oil and meditation practice. She does a bit of public speaking on the topic as well, most recently in front of 37,000 people at the doTERRA Convention. She is a major women's soccer enthusiast, a huge Portland Thorns Fan, and the mother of one very special 12 year goalkeeper (don't get her started)!
She was voted Top Doc in Portland 9 years running and she has been recognized as one of the Top Physicians in America US News and World Report. But if you ask her what she is most proud of, she will tell you she is proud of the team she has built at Fresh Faces Rx.
"This is the most special collection of women, friends, colleagues, and extraordinary talent...I couldn't be more grateful to get to work on this team."