Victoria Tripsas

Victoria Tripsas
Client Administrator Specialist

Victoria is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. he has managed projects and relationships at a wide range of organizations from academia/higher education to startups to nonprofits. Her area of specialization is educational program planning and relationship building.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: The value that resonates most with me is Be Kind to Your Mind. I am a fierce advocate for mental health and I am so glad to work at an organization that prioritizes their employees’ emotional wellbeing.

Pronunciation guide: Tripsas (TRIP-sis)

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Fun fact: When I was little, I wanted to be a fashion designer when I grew up.

Nickname at LifeLabs: Vic

Matthew Thomas-Quick

Matthew Thomas-Quick
Client Administrator

Matthew is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. He has worked as a Team Lead and Support Trainer, with a focus on enhancing the customer experience through empathy and alignment. Matthew is a former student-athlete with a BS in Biology.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: I resonate with our value Be Kind To Mind. I have become more in tune with myself over the past few years and I understand the importance of keeping the right mental space. Every day presents a new challenge, so it’s important to make sure my days are balanced with time set aside for exercise and meditation, among other healthy activities.

Pronouns: he/him

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Fun fact:I’m addicted to ice cream and it’s bad!

Nickname at LifeLabs: MTQ

Katelyn Thigpen

Katelyn Thigpen
Client Administrator

As a Client Administrator, Katelyn is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. Her areas of expertise include operations, communications, and customer service. Katelyn’s background is in social entrepreneurship, engagement, and development.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me is 80% is Better Than 0%. This value challenges me to get things started, learn and build as I go, and lay down the need to do things perfectly.

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Carlie Shoniker

Carlie Shoniker
Client Administrator

Carlie is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. Her background is in theatre and higher education administration, which have offered her the opportunity to work with a wide range of individuals in different settings. Carlie has used her experience to creatively and clearly compile and organize data and create processes to better serve clients.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: The LifeLabs Learning value that resonates most with me is Find a Way to Play. I love having the ability to be my authentic, playful self, as well as playing with new ways to tackle day-to-day tasks!

Pronunciation guide: Carlie (KAR-lee) Shoniker (SHAH-ni-ker)

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Fun fact: I can make a sound like a bike horn.

Samantha Roberts

Samantha Roberts
Client Administrator Specialist

Samantha is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. She has worked closely with a wide range of clients as an art director and photographer to make sure all needs are met from concept to delivery. She has a BFA with a concentration in digital photography. Her area of specialization is in visual storytelling.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: I resonate most with our value Find a Way to Play! I am committed to showing up to all of our themed Friday meetings fully dressed up in whatever the theme is for that week! Some of my faves so far have been Golden Girls, Neon/80’s, and Surrealism!

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Fun Fact: I was in a commercial for a local bank when I was younger!

Nickname at LifeLabs: Sam

Natasha Monteith

Natasha Monteith
Client Administrator

Natasha is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. Natasha has worked on college campuses prior to joining LifeLabs Learning with a focus on serving people centered on inclusion, growth, and finding meaning. Her expertise is in problem solving and community impact.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: The value that resonates with me most is Cut the Clutter. I am passionate about making processes that are the best utilization of our resources while also being user friendly. That way we can take care of the people we serve as best we can! When we open up time by making our processes lean, we are able to spend more time on the reasons we do this work.

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Fun fact: I lost my last baby tooth AFTER I had my wisdom teeth removed!

Mikella Lefebvre-Oatis

Mikella Lefebvre-Oatis
Client Administrator

Mikella is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. She has a background in sociology, working with a wide range of clients in academia and high performance environments. Mikella leverages her background in project management, critical thinking, and behavioral research to promote positive client experiences!

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: I resonate most with Be Kind to Your Mind because it reminds us all to be more in tuned with ourselves to maintain a healthy lifestyle. If there’s one thing the pandemic has shown us, is that without truly understanding our needs and inner workings, we won’t grow and adapt effectively!

Pronunciation guide: Mikella (Mc-KAY-la) Lefebvre (Le-FIVE) – Oatis (O-tis)

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English and French (fluent)

Fun fact:I’m a Pan American Games bronze medalist in the women’s high jump.

Kelly Lizarraras

Kelly Lizarraras
Client Administrator

Kelly is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. She has a background in design, brand partnerships and account management and has worked with a wide range of clients. Kelly studied Photojournalism and Ethnic Studies in San Francisco, which instilled in her an empathetic and progressive worldview through exposure to diverse communities and implicit bias training.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me is Choose Courage Over Comfort. The most rewarding experiences in my life were born from taking risks while trusting my intuition. I once moved to a remote part of Mexico and lived off the grid for a year in a house along a dirt road 2 hours away from town!

Pronunciation guide: Lizarraras (LIZ-ah-RE-ruhs)

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

Fun fact: I play guitar!

Abby Joslin

Abby Joslin
Program Consultant

Abby is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. Abby has a business background in the areas of game design and digital entertainment. Her areas of focus include small business start-up and management, and has a passion for helping people figure out how to make things work better.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: Always Be Learning resonates deeply with me. I have always been very curiosity-driven, so when something catches my interest, I want to find out more about it. It’s like opening a present only to keep finding more presents inside.

Pronunciation guide: Joslin (soft s, please! Some people turn it into a hard z sound.)

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent), Italian and French (conversational)

Fun fact: I play the ukulele and do trapeze for fun.

Christina Jones

Christina Jones
Client Administrator

Christina is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. After receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality, she spent most of her career working in higher education and collegiate athletics, where she successfully built relationships with people of all ages and backgrounds. She now leverages her communication and customer service skills to facilitate positive client interactions.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me is Be Kind to Your Mind. As someone whose life was changed through therapy, I am a huge advocate for finding ways to best take care of my mind and spirit. My favorite ways to relax and recharge are yoga, spending time with friends and family, and being out in nature (specifically at the beach or hiking in the mountains!).

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Fun Fact: Even though I’m American, I know the Canadian national anthem by heart after hearing it played many times at NHL games over the years (RIP Atlanta Thrashers)!

Julianna Jack

Julianna Jack
Client Administrator

Julianna is the primary point of contact for 50+ clients at LifeLabs Learning in setting up all logistics to launch their programs successfully. She has managed teams across a diverse range of fields, from tech startups to large-scale craft beverage production. Leveraging her background in civic leadership and organizational communication, she specializes in developing team culture and values-driven experiences.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: Being as driven as I am is a double-edged sword, and making the value of Be Kind to Your Mind my mantra has been a game-changer. I am so grateful to be part of a team that empowers us to learn new ways of striving for that brain-friendly balance.

Pronunciation guide: Julianna (anna OR ahna – either pronunciation; It’s a fun experiment to see what people choose.)

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

Fun fact: I can fit a hiking pack, inflatable SUP board, and a food pack on my motorcycle to explore Montana wilderness in style.

Alexandria Huff-Reynolds

Alexandria Huff-Reynolds
Client Administrator Coordinator

As a Client Administrator Coordinator, Alexandria supports the CA team by providing administrative assistance. She has a Master’s degree in Education, with a focus on differentiated instruction, inquiry-based learning, and social and emotional development.

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The LifeLabs Learning value that most resonates with me and why: Be Kind to Your Mind has resonated with me the most. It reminds me to slow down and enjoy the gifts of the present moment.

Pronunciation guide: Alexandria (a-lung-ZAN-dree-uh) like the beautiful city in Egypt!

Pronouns: she/her

Languages spoken: English (fluent)

Fun fact: I know almost all the lyrics to any Mariah Carey hit single!

Nickname at LifeLabs: Alex