Staff Bios

Eric A. Cole, MD

Dr. Cole believes that a great experience for his patients starts with a great staff. Dr. Cole is honored to work with some of the finest healthcare professionals our region has to offer. Each of the members of his team has committed themselves to providing a “WOW” experience. From your initial phone call or email, through your consultation, procedure and recovery, Dr. Cole’s office and surgical staff strive to offer not just the best in patient care, but the best in patient caring. Read below to learn more about the members of our elite team!

Juliene Bottom, MS, MPAS, PA-C

“Julie”, as she is known to all, is a board certified Physician Assistant with 15 years of dermatology experience. She has worked in the South and West Sound areas for the past 8 years. She received her Masters degree from Oregon Health & Sciences University whose PA Program ranks 10th among all graduate level physician assistant programs in the nation. Detection of skin cancers is her passion, and her goal is to ensure that her patients feel encouraged, educated, and empowered with regard to their health and wellbeing. Working together with her patients to find a treatment plan tailored to them individually is the skill she brings to our practice.

Anita Lindberg, RN  – University of Montana Northern

Anita assists with patients in the clinic and the operating room. Anita also performs non-surgical, medical aesthetic injections such as Dysport, Kybella, Sculptra, and various dermal fillers. Anita has a gift for putting patients at ease and ensuring all of their concerns are addressed. Outside of work she loves to enjoy the outdoors and sightseeing with her husband on their motorcycle.

Tara Denton, RN – Olympic College

Tara graduated from Olympic College in Bremerton with her nursing degree and started her journey in Oncology. She has now transition to cosmetic medicine with Cole Aesthetic Center and loves working with patients and as a team member. Tara has two lovely children and loves to travel and hike as a family with her kids and husband when the weather is nice.

Nikki Juchniewicz, LPN, HydraFacialist

Nikki is a clinical nurse, assisting patients in clinic, the operating room and provides aesthetic treatments including Dysport injections, laser treatments and HydraFacials.  Nikki served 8 years in the U.S Navy as a Navy Corpsman, equipping her with excellent nursing skills.

Lindsey Walker, MA

Lindsey is on the clinical team performing screening tests and assisting in surgery.  Lindsey served 8 years in the U.S. Navy as a Navy Corpsman and worked 6 years as an ophthalmic technician with a local ophthalmology practice.  Outside of work she is busy with her three girls and their cat, Beyonce.

Amber Stuart, MA

Amber is a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant including 11 years of Ophthalmic assisting, with 5 years focusing on retinal specialty and management, insurance verification, inventory, assisting in minor procedures such as retinal injections, anterior chamber paracentesis and lasers. On her spare time she likes to explore, camp, spend time with her teenage son and do yoga.

Allison Morgensen, Surgery Coordinator, HydraFacialist

Allison is a native to Kitsap and has worked in customer service roles for the past 8 years with a background in aesthetic services. She has a passion for cosmetic skin care treatments and practices what she preaches as a HydraFacialist. As a surgery scheduler, Allison is the point person for creating a seamless experience and ensuring all of the details are in order.

Kassie Olmsted, Medical Receptionist BA, University of Washington-Tacoma

Kassie, a Kitsap native, joined Cole Aesthetic Center after working in the fundraising/marketing department of a local non-profit for nearly a decade. Prior to that she was a newspaper reporter and editor. She loves interacting with patients helping them feel welcome when they arrive at Cole Aesthetic Center. In her spare time, Kassie enjoys raising Christmas trees with her husband and son and other outdoor adventures including hiking and boating.

Katelynn Thompson, Billing Specialist

Katelynn moved to Washington from San Diego in 2016 and began working part-time at Cole Aesthetic Center as the billing specialist. She also works as a realtor in the West Sound area, primarily in Kitsap. She is a mother of 2 and enjoys doing outdoor activities with them such as gardening, camping and scenic walks.

Nicole Downey, MBA, RD – BS, Eastern Michigan University, MBA, University of Findlay

Nicole has worked in the healthcare management setting for over 15 years with a specialty in process improvement. “I believe my greatest contribution to the patient experience is finding and fostering an elite team.”.

Deborah Rants, Marketing & Administrative Assistant, BS – DeVry University

Deborah creates all the marketing materials and promotions for Cole Aesthetic Center. She believes that quality should not just be in the care for the patients, but also in getting the information to them. Deborah began developing marketing materials in 2016 as a freelancer, which included graphic design, website design and photography, but has developed illustrations and visual aids throughout multiple careers since 2006.


  • We take extra care to make sure that our patients are at the center of everything we do. Our core values are established to bring our practice standards above and beyond. Our patients are treated as individuals with custom tailored care throughout every consultation, procedure and everything in b... Read More

  • My visit to the center far exceeded my expectations. The staff, assistants and Dr. Cole were professional, efficient, and made me feel valued. I relied on a referral and waited until I could visit Cole Aesthetics. I am, now, more than confident moving forward with the work I’ll be having done a... Read More

  • I have worked in the medical field for many, many years and I have to say, what a difference Dr. Cole’s office is from the usual medical office along with his skill and knowledge that make the entire package such a good experience when you go there. The atmosphere is so warm and the people that... Read More

  • This is a very wonderful office. They really spoil you with professional courtesy and genuine friendliness. I have received samples of skin products with information either from the staff or by pamphlet. They are on top of their game with current technological equipment and products. Dr. Cole is ... Read More

  • I had surgery with Dr. Cole to remove the bags under my eyes and he did a fantastic job! I could not be happier! I have also had laser work done by Jamye and she does amazing work. I would recommend them to absolutely anyone! Also just had Botox with Heidi the new PA and she was awesome!

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