Pueblo Care Team Members

InnovAge Colorado PACE

Center Director

There is nothing more important than ensuring our seniors are safe and cared for, specifically for those who no longer have a voice. PACE is such an incredible program, ensuring that healthcare and wellness is achievable for all seniors.

Kelly Keeler became center director at the Pueblo PACE Center in 2015. Prior to joining InnovAge, Kelly worked extensively in assisted living facilities, focusing on areas including memory care, operations and training. Kelly volunteers with the Alzheimer’s Association and the Humane Society. She earned her bachelor’s degree in healthcare management and a master’s degree in health services administration from DeVry University.
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Medical Director

Every person has a story and unique experiences in life. Seniors deserve to be able to maintain their dignity and independence as much as possible, which is of the utmost importance to me.

Dr. Richman earned his Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from the University of Buffalo, School of Medicine. He is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Teaching future physicians has been important to him throughout his career. In addition to leading PACE physicians across all InnovAge Colorado PACE centers, Dr. Richman is also an associate clinical professor at the University of Colorado Medical School. He has worked in leadership roles in private practice and hospitals. He has a special interest in working with stroke and brain injury patients.

Dr. Richman is married, has two sons, one cat and one dog. He has a varied list of interests and hobbies that includes dogs, football and music. He and his wife are recognized breeders of rare Olde English Bulldogges. As a Buffalo, NY native, he is a big fan of the Buffalo Bills. He also played the French horn with the Buffalo Philharmonic.
 
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Medical Director

Aging and illness sometimes make it hard to experience quality living. My goal is to help ease those difficulties so patients can enjoy life and participate in things that make them happy.

Dr. Litvak enjoys coming to work to learn from others, including patients, and is proud to be part of a medical team devoted to helping older adults. Following in her father’s footsteps, Dr. Litvak pursued a career as a physician. She earned her Doctor of Medicine (MD) from the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She has worked in hospitals and private practice, including St. Anthony Hospital Systems and their affiliated clinics. She is board certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Litvak grew up in Michigan and has lived in Colorado since 1968. She is happily married and has three sons. She enjoys many hobbies such as softball, gardening, bonsai, travel, reading and golf.
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It is a privilege to help change lives and restore hope, health and happiness. My approach to care is best summed up by a quote from Jim Rohn, ‘Life does not get better by chance; it gets better by change.

Alicia earned her nursing degrees from the University of South Alabama. She is board certified as a family nurse practitioner and an adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner.

Prior to joining InnovAge, she worked at an urgent care center in Colorado Springs. She has experience working in many clinic and hospital settings. Alicia began her career as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She continued to advance her education and experience to achieve master’s degrees in nursing.

Alicia states she is a proud Special Forces Army wife. She has four children and two cats. Before coming to Colorado, she lived in Kansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Utah, and Arizona. Her adventures include cage-free shark diving and bungee jumping into a deep gorge without a safety net.
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As a dentist at InnovAge, one of the best parts of my day is seeing my patients’ smiles and sharing a laugh with them. One of my favorite things to say to them is, ‘Be true to your teeth or they will be false to you.’

Dr. Kwok earned his Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. He also completed an Implant Fellowship. Prior to joining InnovAge PACE, he owned a dental practice in Glendale, CA was the dental director at a community health center in Los Angles. Dr. Kwok was also an instructor at the Harvard and Tufts University schools of dental medicine.

Dr. Kwok’s sense of humor extends to his spare time. He has a special chili recipe that recently won third place at the South Pasadena Chili Cook-Off. He calls it Dr. Kwok Pot Chili (a play on the name Crock Pot®). His daughter is a figure skater and is training at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. He has a mini goldendoodle named Rover. Dr.
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Nurse Practitioner

Aging should be a fun experience. I believe that the collaboration between our team and participants enhances good health outcomes and improves quality of life.

Terri earned her Master’s Degree in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She earned additional nursing degrees at Texas A and M University and Southern Arkansas University. Terri is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Terri has worked as nurse practitioner in several places in the western U.S. including Ocean Shores, Washington, and Native American reservations in Klamath and Crescent City, California. She also managed two women’s health clinics in rural Arkansas. In addition to her work at the PACE center, she volunteers at the SET Family Clinic in Colorado Springs, CO.

Terri is from Texas and speaks a little German with a Texas accent! She enjoys spending time with her children. They like to travel, especially to National Parks. Hiking is something they enjoy doing together. Terri likes cooking, gardening and attempting to paint.
 
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