Meet the Team at Minimally Invasive Procedure Specialists in Denver, CO
MIPS Management Staff
Director of Operations
Originally from Littleton, CO, Kyler completed his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Pittsburg State University, and completed his Bachelors Degree in Business Management and Public Administration from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. During his time at University of Nebraska-Omaha, Kyler played baseball for the Mavericks and was also involved in many community activities. Kyler moved back to Colorado after obtaining his degree where he started practice management with a high volume Neurosurgery practice in Parker, CO. Kyler grew in his career, managing the clinic for a successful 20+ provider Interventional Radiology practice. He continues to grow in his career joining MIPS as Director of Operation in 2017 and helped launch this exciting new independent interventional radiology practice.
Kyler has a passion for healthcare and brings a business sense to the world of medicine. Despite his business sense, his philosophy is “the patient always comes first”.
Outside of work, you’ll catch Kyler at a ballgame or on a lake with his wife, daughter, and their dog.
In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and 7 year old son at their property in Fairplay, Colorado.
Assistant Practice Manager
MIPS Business Development & Marketing
Director of Business Development
After working in the building industry for 9 years, Cindy’s true passion and calling lead her to the healthcare industry where she began her career as Director of Business Development overseeing 23 senior living/continuum of care communities. Looking to expand her knowledge in healthcare, Cindy accepted a challenging position in the development of a new home health division as a Director of Business Development and Strategic Planning.
Having worked on both the continuum of care and agency side of the business, Cindy’s career path lead her to Centura Health, where she was part of the Provider Relations team. Here she was responsible for the growth and development of key service lines, collaborating with hospital medical directors and executive leadership to assess, plan, develop, implement and execute strategies to increase revenue, and to improve service and outcomes.
Cindy joined Minimally Invasive Procedure Specialists in January of 2020. Her experience has given her a well-rounded view of what it takes to deliver superior service, while meeting the needs of our healthcare professionals, patients and community.
Outside of work, Cindy enjoys playing guitar, outdoor activities, working out, cooking, traveling and spending time with family and friends. Some unique things about Cindy, is that she once owned a pack of wolves and is student pilot.
MIPS Clinical Staff
Licensed Practical Nurse
Interventional Radiology Technologist
Evette is a football fanatic, who loves the BRONCOS! She also enjoys watching movies, going to amusement parks, traveling, and exploring new places. She is very family orientated and loves spending time with her boyfriend, her son Mikuh, her daughter Anna-Alicia and her two and a half year old American bulldog “Big Mac”.
Outside of work Cheyanne enjoys wheeling with her husband Colton, practicing piano, and watching excessive amounts of crime TV. She has two basenjis, Percy and Ivy, a cat named Charlie, and dreams of becoming a mom!
According to Glenne, “I am married with 6 kids – we have a crazy blended family. We have 2 dogs, 2 cats, and 4 chickens. I also foster dogs for a local rescue group which is my passion. When I’m not at work I am usually volunteering for them or my husband and I go camping and ride our side-by-side in the mountains”.
Prior Authorization Specialist
Monica came to our office in 2018 with over 15 years of healthcare background: 4 years as a lead account specialist with the AR Follow-up Denial Team at Centura Health Corporate office, and 5 years working directly with the Vice President of Ambulatory Services at the UC Health Anschutz Medical Hospital. By working with the Denial Management team, she helped develop implement and executed a new successful workflow for obtaining authorizations approvals of all “High Cost Drugs” in cancer, neurosciences, orthopedic, spine, transplant and primary care charges. By decreasing denial claims by 8%, it saved the hospital over $3.9 million of total billable charges. With this significant achievement and recognition, she was awarded the prestigious Presidential Award of Excellence.
With her knowledge and experience, she is able to review and obtain an authorization for each procedure provided for our patients. She knows how important it is for each patient to receive the best care without having to worry about any insurance issues.
Being a true Colorado native, she enjoys her time of exploring and re-exploring every part of Colorado with her husband and daughter. Monica holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Colorado University in Boulder.
Patient Care Coordinator
Sara graduated from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona with a degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Chemistry. During her time at NAU, she completed the pre-med program and participated in research studies related to youth interventional education as well as performance enhancement in college athletes through a nutritional program that also reduced cardiovascular risks. Sara is passionate about helping others and started her medical career by volunteering in hospitals. After obtaining her degree, she worked as a physical therapy technician and personal trainer until she moved to Colorado in 2018 to continue her career in administration in physical therapy. Sara joined MIPS in 2019 and is looking to grow within the company. When Sara is not working, she enjoys hiking, snowboarding, traveling and spending time with her friends and her dog, Bruce.
Patient Care Coordinator
Lisa graduated summa cum laude from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s in biomedical science. Her passion for constant learning and education led her to earn a master’s in biomedical science with a concentration in forensic genetics from UNT Health Science Center. Her professional career ranges from involvement in Workers Compensation, assisting orthopedic surgeons in peer reviews, and medical/surgical assistant in dermatology and Mohs surgery. Lisa believes patient education and developing personal relationships are pivotal to providing superior healthcare; every person has a story to tell, and she feels she can learn something from every individual she meets. With this, she strives to bring a personal touch and connection to her interactions with patients, providers, and clinical staff.
Lisa believes in the therapeutic aspects of listening to, and harbors a deep love for creating music. During her time at A&M, she was a member in the A&M Women’s Chorus and also participated in piano competitions during high school. Thanks to Denver’s music scene, she has attended upward of 30 concerts since moving to Colorado in 2015, and is continuously adding to the list. She also enjoys time hiking and exploring everything Colorado has to offer in term of its natural beauty. Lisa enjoys cooking and experimenting in the kitchen; she will try any food once and, as of yet, she has not found a food she does not like.
Patient Care Coordinator
Melissa is a Colorado Native and grew up in Littleton. From 2014-2020 she helped open one of the most successful restaurants in the state leading her to appreciate a happy community. She’s always had a passion for making sure people are happy and healthy. This passion has led her back to school to earn her bachelors degree in Integrative Healthcare while minoring in Ayurvedic Medicine at Metropolitan State University. Melissa enjoys spending much of her free time outdoors with her dog Rosco, her family, and her boyfriend.
Addison graduated magna cum laude from University of Alabama with a degree in Public Health with a concentration in Pre-Health Professions. During her time at UA, she studied abroad in Maynooth, Ireland. Addison was apart of the Delta Zeta sorority and was on the executive committee all four years for Relay for Life. Addison came to our practice in January of 2019 and has helped us in every way. She has been a huge contributor in building our EMR and making our lives easier. Addison is currently in Rad Tech school. After she graduates, we hope Addison stays with MIPS and becomes an IR tech with us. When Addison is not at school or working she loves to travel, cheer on University of Alabama, and spend time with her family, her dog, Finnigan, and friends.
Kendall is from Acton, Massachusetts. She is currently a senior at Bryant University working towards a degree in Communication with a minor in Marketing. Interning with Minimally Invasive Procedure Specialists has allowed her to be a creative person while also increasing her knowledge of the field of healthcare. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her amazing friends and family, re-purposing clothing, and skiing.