Dr. Joni Smith

A Nebraska native, Dr. Joni Smith founded Active Life Family Chiropractic in 2002. She is dedicated to chiropractic wellness care and hopes to help people move naturally, live better, and stay well.

Dr. Smith received her Bachelor’s of Science in Human Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic at Cleveland Chiropractic College. She is a member of the American Chiropractic Association, Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association, and the International Chiropractic Association. Dr. Smith has completed 110 hours of Pediatric and Pregnancy care training through ICPA and is certified in Webster Technique. Within the Lincoln community, she is a member of the Chamber and Junior League.

Dr. Smith is not only dedicated to providing her patients the best chiropractic care, but also enjoying her family. She shares a home with her husband and has three beautiful girls: Danielle (16), Avery (14), and Elizabeth (9).

Dr. Darci Jurgens

 A native Nebraskan, Dr. Darci is dedicated to helping people of all ages reach their optimum health through chiropractic care.

Dr. Darci is a 2003 graduate from NWHSU.  She has extended studies in Active Release Technique (ART) and is a full spine practitioner.  Dr. Darci has completed 60 hours of pediatric and pregnancy care through the ICPA.  She is certified in the Webster Technique.

Dr. Darci is proficient in diversified technique, Thompson, activator and ART.

She enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids, Hannah (16) and Thomas (11).

Dr. LeeAnn Michel

A Kansas native, is dedicated to helping people live a better quality of life through chiropractic care, allowing the body to heal from within.

Dr. LeeAnn received her Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management at Baker University and Doctorate of Chiropractic at Cleveland University in Kansas City.  She is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA).  Dr. LeeAnn has taken training through ICPA and is about to finish her certification in Webster Technique.  Dr. LeeAnn is certified in Activator technique.  Other techniques she utilizes are Diversified and Thompson.

In her down time, Dr. LeeAnn enjoys spending time with her puppy, Max and her family (especially her 17 nieces and nephews).

Dr. LeeAnn has a passion for working with children and sharing her love of chiropractic.

Dr. Lilly Walford

A Nebraska native, Dr. Lilly is dedicated to helping people achieve their best health through chiropractic care.  Dr. Lilly received her Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Hastings College and her Doctorate of Chiropractic at Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA.  While at Palmer she completed elective seminars in Activator and Flexion Distraction technique and is certified in Activator technique.  Other techniques she utilizes are Diversified and Thompson.  In her free time, Dr. Lilly enjoys spending time with family and friends, shopping, and going to the movies.

Dr. Karen Sloboda

Dr. Karen Sloboda is a west Michigan native who has been living the good life and providing chiropractic care to the Lincoln area for the past two years.  She received her Doctorate of Chiropractic from Logan University in Chesterfield, MO in 2017 and her Bachelors of Science in Biomedical Sciences from Grand Valley State University in Allendale, MI, where she played for the women’s hockey team.  She is a member of the NCPA as well as a TeamMate for a local school district.  

Dr. Karen utilizes Diversified, Thompson, Activator and several muscle release techniques.  She has a passion for treating athletes and families.  When Dr. Karen is not in the office, you can find her at the local ice rinks, both coaching and playing hockey.  She also enjoys spending time with her dog, Taz, and traveling.