Our Staff

Ronica is the owner of Moxie Hair Removal and Skin Studio and has over a decade of experience in
the industry, holding a Master and Manager’s license in Cosmetology, specializing in skin care. Her years of experience include teaching classes on skin education, hair coloring, sugar waxing, facials, and more. Her passion is making others feel good about themselves, including educating her clients on the best solutions for skin care and hair removal needs. You’ll find her at the studio almost every day, so stop by and say hello! Her business is her life, and she loves getting to know the amazing Moxie Sugar and Laser Studio clients who come in every day. Ronica is married to her childhood sweetheart, enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her husband and two kids.

Hope Engsberg
MD grew up in the Ozark Mountains of Missouri and her interest in a medical career started early. She worked in a small, rural hospital and there she discovered that anesthesia truly blended the science and art of medicine. These early years helped to form a career centered upon compassion, commitment, care, and competence.

She was graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Medicine and continued on at the Baylor School of Medicine with her Anesthesiology Residency and Cardiac Anesthesiology Fellowship and Advanced Anesthesia Clinical Care. After she completed her time at Baylor, Hope Engsberg, MD joined the United States Army and earned the rank of Major. During this time, she was the Chief of Anesthesia for the 67th Evac Hospital in Wurzburg Germany. She concluded her service obligation at Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center and continued her career in Denver as President of Mountain Anesthesia Concepts in Morrison, CO.

So after 30 years of working in the world of anesthesiology, Hope Engsberg, MD is now completing a fellowship training program in preventive medicine through the American Academy of Anti Aging and Regenerative Medicine. Hope Engsberg, MD is also enrolled in the University of South Florida School of Medicine’s master’s degree program in Regenerative Medicine and Nutrition.

Hope is the medical director of Moxie providing insight, direction and overseeing the staff at Moxie. You can find her in the studio a few times a month, meeting clients and spending time with the Moxie staff.

Heidi, Esthetician Sugar, electrolysis and laser. Her specialty is the Brazilian. She loves educating her clients about hair removal. She always offers a superior service and is satisfied when the client is happy. You will find that you will trust Heidi with whatever service you are having done because of her confidence, which comes from years of experience in the industry. She has been employed at Moxie Sugar and Laser Studio for eight years.

Angela, Salon Manager, at Moxie Sugar and Laser Studio. Angie is one of the first faces you will see as you
enter the Lakewood studio, and the voice you hear on the phone. Angie enjoys meeting all of our clients and is happy to help set you up with appointments, and/or answer any questions you have on any of our services. If you have questions on anything whether it be appointments, marketing or job openings, contact Angie at angie@moxiesugar.com.

Samantha, Master Esthetician Samantha is an expert in sugar waxing and laser hair removal and has a passion for skin services. She is great at educating and guiding you in the right direction for your individual skin needs. She has an outgoing easy nature, and positive energy about her, and you are sure to feel comfortable right away with Samantha. Samantha loves the outdoors, the Broncos, and is always looking for ideas for new adventures!

Sara L., Esthetician 
Sara joined the Moxie team last year, hailing from St. Louis, MO. She has many  years of providing excellent customer service to both patients and clients alike. Sara has very strong attention to precision and perfection, which are demonstrated with every service she provides. Sara enjoys music, comedy and exploring the great outdoors of Colorado. With her calming demeanor and genial personality, you’ll know right away you’re in good hands.



Sarah B., Esthetician Sarah, while new to Moxie, is not new to the industry. Sarah has a passion for waxing and laser hair removal, along with working with clients on their skin care needs. Sarah is detailed, and thorough, and her easy demeanor and calming nature puts you at ease instantly. Sarah comes to us from Florida, and while misses the sandy beaches, loves learning what Colorado has to offer. Previous to Florida, Sarah lived in Pennsylvania and is ready for a white winter again after the sunny holidays in Florida.