Meet the Grunberger Diabetes Institute Team
Andrea joined the Grunberger Diabetes Institute staff in January 2020. She has 15 years of customer service experience and will greet you with a smile at the front desk. Andrea enjoys spending time with her daughter, doing home remodeling, and countless art & craft projects on the weekends.
Riley FrazierMedical Records
Riley is a recent graduate of Athens High School. She is currently pursuing her degree in Dental Hygiene at Oakland Community College in Royal Oak, Michigan. Riley enjoys the beach and spending time with her family including her 5 brothers and sisters.
Lynne FrazierOffice Manager
Lynne was very enthusiastic to join the staff at Grunberger Diabetes Institute in August of 2016. She has 15 years of medical office management experience, and loves working at GDI daily. She appreciates how the doctors are respectful of their patients’ time and treat their employees like family. She subscribes to the motto, “Love what you do and you will never work a day in your life.” She enjoys spending time on her pontoon with her family, her new grandson James, and two dogs, Joey and Chandler.
Elizabeth Shimoura Cornerstone Wellness Coach
Elizabeth earned her Master of Science degree from Kyoto University Graduate School of Biostudies in Systemic Life Science. She is the Grunberger Diabetes Institute’s Cornerstone Wellness Coach. She provides patients with the tools, training, and support needed to jump-start and manage their weight loss. She customizes an individual weight loss and wellness program for each patient. In her spare time, Elizabeth enjoys rock climbing and spending time outdoors.
Analise PikeMedical Assistant
Analise is a recent Dean’s List graduate of Michigan State University with her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics. She is also a certified phlebotomist technician. She plans on continuing her education and becoming a physician assistant in the near future. Analise enjoys going to the lake, reading, and working out.
Lauren PlaskyMedical Assistant
Lauren is currently enrolled at Michigan State University, majoring in physiology. She is on track to gain her Bachelor of Science degree in the spring of 2021. After obtaining her degree, she plans on furthering her studies to become a physician assistant. Lauren also enjoys spending time on the lake with friends and family and watching Netflix.
Gabriela VettorelloMedical Assistant
Gabriela is currently pursuing her bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science at Marquette University. Her goal is to further her education and become a physician assistant. She works with the dietary staff at Marquette University implementing healthy dietary options and converting recipes to be more nutritious. In her spare time, she enjoys yoga and running.
James BoldayMedical Assistant
James has worked as a medical assistant for over 10 years. Prior to joining Grunberger Diabetes Institute, James was a medical assistant at Kidz1st Pediatrics. James’ areas of expertise include his patient interaction, teaching of diabetes medications, and time management. He is a people person and most patients know him by name at the office. James is always trying to further his knowledge of diabetes and stay up to date with all of the ongoing changes in the world of diabetes. When not hard at work, James enjoys relaxing, catching up on shows, and spending time with his wife and family.
Monica PhamMedical Assistant
Monica recently joined the Grunberger Diabetes Institute! She graduated from MSU with a bachelor’s in Human Biology with a minor in pharmacology and toxicology. She will continue her education in a master’s in public health, working towards medical school! On her off time, she enjoys longboarding and knitting.