Rebecca Ludwig, Medical Aesthetician
Rebecca is our licensed aesthetician. With more than 17 years of experience, Rebecca is passionate about helping our patients optimize the health of their skin and look years younger. Rebecca will work closely with you to design a fully customized regimen to help you reach your skincare goals.
She also works in close consultation with Dr. Lucas to enhance and promote the longevity of your results following facial rejuvenation surgery (e.g., face lift, brow lift, rhinoplasty, etc.).
Certified in medical aesthetics, Rebecca completed training at the Knoxville Institute of Hair Design, Hair Academy, and Atlanta’s Institut Dermed College of Advanced Aesthetics. She has an advanced Medi Clinical Spa Certification and is an Xtreme Lashes certified Lash Stylist.
Not only will Rebecca work with you to enhance your skin, she will help educate you about the best products and services. Her soothing personality and in-depth knowledge will give you confidence that you are taking the best possible care of your skin.
Jackie Kelly, Operations Manager
Jackie is our newest team member at The Lucas Center but joins us with 25+ years of healthcare experience. Jackie is a “people” person in the truest sense of the word: engaging, sincere, and compassionate are just a few words to describe her. She will make sure that your experience is everything you want and deserve.
Born and raised right here in Knoxville, Jackie has devoted her career to healthcare management and practice operations. Her commitment to providing quality patient care will ensure that you feel valued and look forward to your visits with us.
When she’s not taking care of our patients, Jackie enjoys spending time at her lake home with her fiancé. Her interests include SCUBA diving, wine tastings, playing the piano and exercising. She also loves to travel so feel free to ask her about some of her adventures!
Jenny Pevy, CMA
A Knoxville native, Jenny has been in the medical field for more than seven years. She has a wide range of experience, having worked in both orthopedics and primary care. Jenny is credentialed as a Certified Medical Assistant.
You’ll see Jenny assisting Dr. Lucas in exams, as well as helping to schedule surgeries. You may even run into Jenny working the front desk. She is definitely a “Jenny of all trades.”
Outside the practice, Jenny and her fiancé Jay stay busy hiking and enjoying the outdoors as well as planning their upcoming wedding.
Lois Shanks, Practice Manager
Lois is our Practice Manager. With more than 25 years of experience, Lois is passionate about attracting patients to The Lucas Center and helping them “feel good about the skin they are in.” Lois has worked for Integrated Health Systems as well as with private practices, covering most specialties over the course her career. Lois joined The Lucas Center last year after moving to Knoxville from Oregon, and you’ll find her very involved in the day-to-day operations of the practice.
She takes great pleasure in ensuring the utmost in professionalism from our staff in order to exceed your expectations. Lois meets with all patients regarding surgery and goes over all available financial options. Lois attended Liberty University where she studied human resources and business. Lois stays current with continual growth and learning in these areas, as she is committed to building and retaining a cohesive team. Her family values and positive attitude are contagious. Her unrivaled desire for successful patient outcomes makes Lois invaluable to our team.
Lois is a wife and mother of two grown sons and grandmother of four adorable grandchildren.
She loves to hike and enjoys camping. She’s also a marathon walker and a water sports enthusiast.