MEET THE STAFF
Meet our amazing staff who make Lockport Chiropractic possible. Without their dedication, love and hard work, we wouldn’t be where we are today.
Candice joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in 2010 as the Front Desk Manager. Candice graduated from Plainfield High School. She also graduated from Regency Beauty Institute in 2009 as a licensed cosmetologist.
Candice worked at a chiropractic office four years prior to Lockport Chiropractic. Since joining the Lockport Chiropractic team, Candice had made life changing decisions and is now on a treatment plan of getting adjustments, tractions and exercising.
Samantha joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in August 2011. She graduated from Lockport Township High School in 2008. Prior to Lockport Chiropractic she worked at Cardinal Fitness for 3 years. Samantha assists Dr. Radcliffe with patient care and treatment and is certified in Limited Radiology by the Illinois Prairie State Chiropractic Association.
Stefanie joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in March 2015. She graduated from Minooka Community High School in 2006, and went on to Joliet Junior College for a year. She then transferred to the University of Illinois at Chicago where she was a part of the nationally ranked dance team for 4 years. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology in May 2012.
Prior to joining the Lockport Chiropractic team she was an x-ray technician at another chiropractors office for 2 years, and before that was a rehabilitation technician at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center for 6 years. She enjoys caring for patients and educating people on the benefits of chiropractic care.
Ausra is a Certified Natural Health Professional, Wellness and prevention Lifestyle coach, a Zumba instructor, and she also holds various TRX certifications. She is currently enrolled in a Naturopathic Doctor program at Trinity school of natural health. She is eager to educate others on the benefits of health and nutrition along with chiropractic care.
Alison joined the Lockport Chiropractic Team in 2002 as the Director of Marketing and Public Relations. Alison is currently the office manager and oversee the staff and daily operations at Lockport Chiropractic. Alison is a graduate of Illinois State University where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications. She also attended Lewis University and has a Master’s Degree in School Guidance and Counseling.
Prior to joining the Lockport Chiropractic team she held various positions in the marketing field including the Director of Marketing at Balmoral Park Racetrack and an account coordinator for the print advertising campaign for Sherwin Williams.
Weight Loss Coach +
Laura joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in January of 2005.
After graduating from Romeoville High School, Laura received an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science from Joliet Junior College. In October 0f 2002, Laura graduated from the Center for Therapeutic Massage and Wellness and became a licensed Massage Therapist. Laura specializes in trigger point therapy and deep tissue massage. She is also certified in Lymphatic and sports massage.
Director of Rehab
Hope joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in October 2015. She graduated from Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School in 2012 and was part of the woman’s Varsity lacrosse team. Hope is a graduate of Moraine Valley College with an Associates of Science degree. Always striving to better herself, Hope plans on furthering her education by obtaining a bachelor’s degree in Human Performance and Fitness.
Head of Marketing +
Rehab & Fitness Specialist
Erik joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in October 2013. He is a graduate of Benedictine University where he received his Bachelors Degree in Management & Organizational Behavior with a minor in Sports Management.
While at Benedictine University he was Captain of the Men’s Football Team and very active with the athletic program. He is currently certified in TRX and a Certified Functional Strength Coach. He continues to grow his exercise knowledge and looks forward to educating others about chiropractic and the life changing care that Lockport Chiropractic provides.
Nick joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in January 2014. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University where he received his Bachelors Degree in Health Sciences with a Physical Therapy emphasis. He also was a collegiate wrestler at Northern Illinois University.
Prior to Lockport Chiropractic, he was a personal trainer at X-Sport Fitness and has a background in athletic training. He is currently Level 1 Functional Movement Systems Certified as well as Level 1 Facial Movement Taping Certified.
Nick is currently responsible for overseeing the rehabilitation and fitness plans of patients as well as the clinic’s weight loss program.
Suzanne joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in September of 2015. Suzanne has an Associate’s degree in Fitness and Exercise from Robert Morris University, Illinois and is also a Licensed Massage Therapist. Prior to joining Lockport Chiropractic, she worked at Velocity Sports Performance for 3 years, where she was training athletes ranging from the age of 5 years old to the professional level in agility, strength, conditioning, and speed. She has also worked for another chiropractor for 3 years as a Massage Therapist and Chiropractic Assistant. She loves empowering patients to achieve their goals of attaining a healthy lifestyle.
Maggi Leise received her degree in physical therapy from University of Illinois at Chicago in 2000. After graduation, she began her career in an Olympic weightlifting facility prior to guiding focus on manual therapy techniques. Maggi spent over a decade designing and progressing a women-specific physical therapy program that is now nationally utilized. She has a passion for performing arts and prevention of injury in order to maximize quality of life at any age. She believes in treating the person and not solely the dysfunction. In addition to her work as a physical therapist, Maggi is a tap dance instructor at Wings Dance Studio in Lockport, Illinois. Maggi and her husband, Greg, reside in Homer Glen.
Kaila joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in March 2016. She graduated from Lincoln Way Central High School in 2011. She grew up being an active child, with her two brothers. Kaila attended Eastern Illinois University for her first three years, and now is on her way to receive her Bachelor’s degree in Community Health with a Pre- Occupational Therapy concentration at Governors State University. Always trying to master her craft, Kaila then will further her education by getting her Master’s in Occupational Therapy.
Since joining Lockport Chiropractic she has made numerous life changing decisions. She gets adjusted regularly, along with completing her traction. She also has recently joined our LC Weight Management program, and enjoys going to Body by Hope Bootcamps.
Nancy joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in April 2016. She graduated with high honors from Cortiva Institute of Massage Therapy and also studied at Joliet Junior College. She is also a proud member of the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals.
Nancy has been part of the Lockport township for over 25 years. Her passion and mission is to educate the community on the health benefits of massage therapy and incorporate “massage for life” into each individual’s health and wellness program.
The unity of body, mind and spirit; Nancy is passionate about change and prides herself on the ability to care and listen to the needs of others and will serve the community with love and appreciation.