Your Team

Erica Chowning

Owner, APRN, FNP-C

Erica graduated in 2005 with her BSN degree from the University of Louisville. Her nursing background includes ICU, med-surg, emergency medicine, and care management. She obtained her MSN degree from Northern Kentucky University in 2012. Erica has been practicing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in both primary care and urgent care since graduating as an NP and has most been passionate about weight loss, preventive care, and anti-aging medicine. She is board certified as a Family Health Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is certified with advanced training in aesthetic injectables including neurotoxins, fillers, and Kybella. Erica is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as well as the Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives.

Your Team

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Melissa Ballinger

Director of Client Services

Melissa brings over 15 years of business management and hospitality experience to the Vibrant Med team. She started her own company in 2012, Events In The City, as a professional event planner. Her expert role as Director of Client Services allows her to develop personal and trusting relationships with our clients by providing extensive knowledge and first hand experience regarding products and services.

Kathy Dickson

Licensed Esthetician

Kathy graduated from PJ’s College of Cosmetology in 2012 with over 1,000 hours of training. She is a certified laser technician and has numerous other certifications including Hydrafacial, microneedling, and is also a PCA skincare specialist. She has a true passion for skincare and it shows in the detailed service she provides for each and every client. To quote Kathy, “I believe that the daily use of physician-grade products, in conjunction with corrective and maintenance services, will ultimately help each client achieve their goals.”

Ashlee Jones


Ashlee graduated in 2009 from Eastern Kentucky University with her BSN degree and her MSN in 2013 from Spalding University. She is a Family Health Nurse Practitioner and still practices family medicine. Ashlee attended to the Academy of Advanced Cosmetics and is certified in microblading as well as the Ombre brow technique. She believes the key to perfect, natural brows is individualizing the brow shape and hue to match each person’s face shape and coloring.