Meet the Team

Dr. Brian Zelickson - CEO

Dr. Brian Zelickson is the CEO of United Skin Specialist, LLC. As an internationally recognized expert in dermatology, he is best known for his research about the effects of energy-based devices on the skin.
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Jim Feinstein – President & COO

Jim Feinstein has more than 20 years’ experience as a business leader in healthcare services. As President and COO of United Skin Specialists, he leads the USS partner network of Midwestern dermatology practices.
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Dr. Alvin Zelickson – Emeritus

Dr. Alvin Zelickson is an accomplished dermatologist and is considered by peers a leader in the field of dermatology. He’s earned numerous awards and honors spanning his 50-year career, including  the Gold Award for…
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Curtis Fleer - Information Systems Director

Curtis Fleer is an experienced IT manager with a strong background in ERP and CRM implementation, business analysis, and project management.  As the Information Systems Director at USS, Curtis will be responsible for developing a strategic… Read More →

Keelan Diehl - Corporate Development Director

Keelan joined USS with nearly 10 years of experience across a variety of fields including corporate development, private equity and investment management. As the Corporate Development Director he is responsible for working with practices and physicians on due diligence, financial valuation …..
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Eileen Kielblock - Regional Practice Administrator

Eileen Kielblock has a decade of leadership experience in clinical management. As the Regional Practice Administrator, Eileen will directly supervise the Minnesota-basesd clinic employees including the clinics of Zel Skin & Laser Specialists, Skin Specialists and Southwest Dermatology.
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Karen Bergfeld – Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Karen Bergfeld has more than 25 years’ experience in marketing and operations in healthcare services. As Vice President, Marketing & Communications, she leads the marketing, patient acquisition and communications’ strategy for the USS partner network of dermatology practices.
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Christopher Knutson – Vice President of Finance

Chris Knutson’s finance career spans over 15 years with both public and private companies. As the Vice President of Finance for USS, Chris is responsible for the treasury and financial functions of USS and oversees the assets integration process for new dermatology practice acquisitions. Read More

Scott Radle - Regional Practice Administrator

Scott has more than 25 years of leadership in all aspects of business operations management in the healthcare industry, including financial reporting, human resources, accounts receivable, and project management. Read More