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Dr. Clyde Meeks

Medical Director

Dr. Meeks is a Board Certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist at Women's Healthcare Associates. He was a firefighter and paramedic for the Amarillo Fire Department for over six years prior to attending medical school. He attended medical school at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He then completed a four year residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Texas Tech University, Amarillo Campus. Dr. Meeks has been in private practice since July 1992. For the first two years of private practice he also held a part time faculty position for Texas Tech University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. During his tenure in private practice, he has served as Chief of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwest Texas Hospital and Baptist/St. Anthony's Hospital. He served as Secretary of the Medical Staff at Northwest Texas Hospital. He has also been a member of the Executive committee, Credentials Committee, and Quality Improvement Committee at both hospitals. He is a Fellow of the Amarillo College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Although he still treats patients in all areas of Obstetrics and Gynecology, he has developed an interest in urogynecology to treat urinary incontinence, minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic hysterectomy, and the practice of aesthetics including laser skin rejuvenation. He is committed to attending educational activities to learn new and better ways to treat all of his patients.


Kati Howard

MSN, FNP-C, Partner

Kati Howard has been a part of Awaken Med Spa since opening the doors in 2008. She received her Bachelor's Degree of Science in Nursing from WTAMU, in 1999, and Master's Degree in Nursing, also from WTAMU, in 2004. She has worked as a Nurse Practitioner for over 10 years, in the area of Women's Healthcare and aesthetic medicine. She has been trained and certified in various laser techniques, injecting toxins and dermal fillers, as well as other procedures like Micro-Needling. Kati assesses the clients for overall skin health and plans for optimal results, by combining in office treatments, along with a home skincare regimen to maintain results. Clients leave Awaken Med Spa, knowing that they are working together to achieve the results they are looking for. Kati attends many continuing education seminars and conferences, to stay on the cutting edge of aesthetic medicine for both the face and body. Awaken Med Spa brings the best of noninvasive and minimally invasive face and body treatments available, to the Texas Panhandle. In 2014, Awaken added CoolSculpting for permanent fat reduction and body contouring, along with Micro-Needling with PRP for skin tightening, improving texture, and reducing hyper-pigmentation. When Kati is not at Awaken, she spends time with her husband and two children. She spends a lot of time attending her kids sporting activities, and she also enjoys traveling with friends and family. kati@awakenspa.com


Katie Williams

Manager / Licensed Esthetician / CoolSculpting Technician

Katie has been with Awaken Med Spa since 2012. Katie is originally from Salt Lake City, Utah. She graduated in 2010 with her Master Esthetic license from The Forum Academia in American Fork, Utah. Katie began as a Nail Technician and Esthetician with Awaken Med Spa and was promoted to the management team in 2013. She specializes in CoolSculpting, makeup techniques, and Eclipse Reverse tattoo removal along with her esthetics. Katie continues to participate in various training opportunities to further her knowledge in the esthetic industry. She loves leading the amazing Awaken team and looks forward to being a part of the future growth of Awaken Med Spa.


Bailey Sutlief

Assistant Manager/Medical Weight Loss Coach


Pennie DeVore

Lead Licensed Esthetician / Laser Technician


Alyssa Martin

Licensed Esthetician / CoolSculpting Technician


Vanessa Tabares

Licensed Esthetician / Lead Licensed Massage Therapist


Jenni Frische

Licensed Esthetician


Danielle Lanier

Licensed Esthetician


Hailey Bliss

Licensed Esthetician / Eyelash Technician / Social Media Director


Lauren Speelman

Microblading Technician / Makeup Artist


Perla Silva

Makeup Artist


Anica Herrera

Eyelash Technician


Deanne Cothrin

Licensed Massage Therapist


Cecilia Sieren

Licensed Massage Therapist


Jarrett DeVore

Licensed Massage Therapist