Amber Molino, BA - Site Director
Amber's hometown is Reno, where she graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno, earning a Bachelor of Arts with high distinction and double majors in both French and Spanish. Amber spent time in both France and Chile honing her fluency in both languages. After college, Amber became a Certified Teacher of English To Speakers of Other Languages and spent three years as a part-time English instructor at Truckee Meadows Community College. During college, she also became a Certified Yoga Instructor and still enjoys teaching yoga during her off-time. In addition to her teaching background, Amber worked her way through college crafting custom picture frames and working in customer service. She still enjoys woodworking and doing anything creative and hands-on in her free time. In addition to yoga, Amber enjoys time spent with friends and family and hiking with her dogs.
Theresa Lokken, BA - Client Services Administrator
Having grown up in Reno, Theresa graduated from Truckee Meadows Community College with her Associates Degree in General Studies. She later graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno earning her Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education with an emphasis in Social Studies. Prior to joining the ReproTech team Theresa worked in retail, as a substitute teacher, and in the casino industry. She enjoys Kaia workouts, line dancing, rock climbing, DIY projects, and snuggling with her cat.
Debby Bongers, BS - Client Services Administrator
Debby was born and raised in South Dakota. Upon her recent move to Nevada from Sioux Falls, SD, she began working at ReproTech. Debby received her Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies, with a minor in Sociology, from South Dakota State University. Debby spent four years previous to her ReproTech position working as a case manager in a mental health facility. Prior to that, she worked in Customer Service for 8 years. Debby enjoys reading in her spare time and always has a long list of books she wants to dive into next. She also enjoys live music, theater, and meeting new people by engaging in community events.
Marcy Murphy, BS - Client Services Administrator
Marcy grew up in the beautiful mountains of Lake Tahoe where she spent most of her days outdoors snowboarding in the winter, paddle boarding and enjoying the beach in the summer. She earned the Soroptimist and Millennium Scholarship in high school which brought her to the University of Nevada, Reno. Marcy graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Health Ecology from UNR which sparked her interest in Health and Nutrition. After college she moved to CA, where she worked in hospitality and customer service. She volunteered at a local hospital where she educated the youth on proper nutrition and how to live a healthy lifestyle. She also served as youth leader for high school women. After a few years away, the mountains were calling, and Marcy returned to Reno. In her free time she enjoys riding UTV’s, working out, dancing, and spending time at the lake.
Joana Choe, BS - Client Services Representative
Joana is a Nevada native, born and raised in Las Vegas. She moved to Reno to attend the University of Nevada, Reno, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Microbiology and Immunology. Her interests in fertility and medical technology, which began in her university anatomy and physiology classes, led her to ReproTech. Before starting at ReproTech, she worked in marketing for a social networking start up, as a server in various local restaurants, and as a research lab technician studying human GI tract. While in college, Joana picked up interests in taekwondo, snowboarding, and rock climbing—passions and skills she still fosters daily. She has a Himalayan cat called Yuki, who adores hugs and head scratches.
Kayla Mariani, BA - Client Services Representative
Kayla grew up in the snowy mountains of Reno but was excited to spread her wings. After graduating from the University of Nevada, Reno where she was a member of the UNR Swim Team, she moved to Honolulu, Hawaii. Here she worked at a transportation company in downtown Waikiki, honing in on her excellent customer service skills. Island life was her calling but as opportunities arose Kayla moved to Southern California to run a very successful distribution company. After many years away from home, Kayla decided to come back to her roots, where she found a fulfilling opportunity at ReproTech. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, practicing Bikram Yoga with her Mom, spending long hours on the beaches of Tahoe and cooking with the love of her life. Kayla has a 7-year-old Husky mutt named Wally who basically acts like a cat and accompanies her on her most enjoyable hobby, taking naps.
Deon Daswell, BS - Client Services Representative
Deon was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, but has fallen in love with the Reno/Tahoe area over the past 5 years. He is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management. Prior to becoming a member of the ReproTech team, he spent 4 years gaining customer service experience as a Student Worker for the University of Nevada, Reno and some time building a sales background as an Intern for a transportation company. Outside of working hours, Deon contributes his time to volunteer work and program implementation with the alumni chapter of his fraternity, and to promoting dance-music concerts here in Reno. He thoroughly enjoys spending his remaining free-time traveling, snowboarding, camping, and doing anything else that involves exploring the world around us with his dog, Honey.
Krissy Vollersen, BS - Client Services Representative
Krissy was born and raised in California, where she graduated from San Jose State University with a Bachelor of Science in Administration of Justice. Krissy has spent the 5 years working as a Talent Advisor for a managed service provider before joining ReproTech, and focused on providing services for the healthcare and IT industries. Prior to that, she worked as a corporate recruiter in Denver and Virginia for 20 years. Looking for a new adventure, she recently moved to Nevada. In her spare time, Krissy enjoys playing board games, baking cookies, watching movies, going to comedy clubs and listening to live music. Krissy is excited to explore Nevada, the new state she calls home.
Madeline (Maddy) Pendleton, BS - Client Services Representative (not pictured)
Maddy joined our Nevada office in November 2019 and holds a Bachelor of Science from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly). She was born and raised in Reno, but after graduating from Reno High, received the opportunity to swim for Cal Poly. While in college, Maddy completed coursework as a lab technician focusing on biotechnology, genetics and human disease. She graduated with her B.S. in Biology and it was through these classes that she fostered an interest in family planning. Maddy also gained customer service experience working as a server and volunteering. She is excited to be back in the mountains and looks forward to trail runs, mountain biking, and backpacking trips to interesting places. When Maddy isn’t outside, she likes reading, listening to music, making extravagant sandwiches and snuggling with her lab, Ellie (who also enjoys the sandwiches.)