Our Staff


Alison Thompson, Office Manager

Alison Thompson has worked for PFCW since 2014 and enjoys being part of an amazing team. Her job is to make sure you have a pleasant experience in our office as well as answer any insurance questions. She has learned everything she knows about Nutrition to Chiropractic from Dr. Joe and Dr. Sarah, who love to share their knowledge with their staff and patients.

She was born and raised in The Region.  Prior to working for PFCW, she worked at Inland Steel and at a local Dental Practice. When she's not working at the front desk, she's an active member of her church, spends time resale shopping, attending teas, and cooking (her love) for her husband and two daughters.


Cassandra Minton, Patient Specialist

Cassandra grew up in Oklahoma and recently moved to Indiana in 2021 where she has had the privilege of joining the Paun Family Chiropractic and Wellness team. She has developed an understanding and love for chiropractic care and the impact that Dr. Joe's practice has on one's health and wellness.

Before moving to Indiana, she worked as a legal secretary for an oil and gas attorney in Oklahoma City as well as a financing specialist and supervisor for one the largest furniture stores in the state.

In her free time she enjoys roller derby, spending time with family and friends, traveling and going on adventures.


Yvette Komar, Patient Specialist

Yvette grew up in Chicago and moved to the area when she got married. Before joining the team at Paun Chiropractic and Wellness, she was a patient. "I always felt like Dr. Joe and his staff really cared about me and my well-being. Now as staff, I want our patients for feel the same way, too". Yvette joined the team in May 2021. Previously she worked for 20 years as an educator at the Shedd Aquarium.

When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and engaging in her two favorite hobbies: drawing and reading.

Kat Jordan, Billing Manager

Kat's information coming soon!


Theresa Krohn, Massage Therapist/ Rehab Therapist

Theresa's information coming soon.


Michael Behrens, Massage Therapist/Rehab Therapist

Michael joined the team at Paun Family Chiropractic and Wellness in Dec. 2018 after completing his internship here and graduating top in his class from massage school. He is licensed in Indiana and Illinois and sincerely enjoys seeing what can be accomplished with chiropractic and massage therapy care. He has many referrals to the office for his success with helping people with Sciatica and Piriformis issues. He is also a certified cupping therapist as well.

Michael lives in Flossmoor, IL with his husband and two dogs. In his free time, he can often be found in the woods camping, on the stage performing with The Drama Group in Chicago Heights or helping out at his church where he is an elder.


Stephanie Olenik, Massage Therapist

Stephanie is a licensed massage therapist who is passionate about her work. She delights in helping people feel better both physically and mentally using therapeutic touch. She uses a variety of techniques to help release muscle tension, relax the body, and stimulate a persons' innate healing ability. Steph sees herself as a partner with her clients in their quest for health and well-being. She is a firm believer in daily meditation and daily stretching. Outside of massage, Steph is busy with her grandchildren, hospice volunteer work, and grief support.