Meet the Staff

Kyle Portrait

Kyle Pankonin, DC, FACO, DACCP, CFMP, CCEP, graduated from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in 1999. Prior to studying at NWCC, he attended South Dakota State University and Southwest Minnesota State University. Dr. Pankonin opened Red Rock Chiropractic Center in April 2000, and in December 2010 moved his practice to a larger facility designed to better accommodate our patients.

Dr. Pankonin has continued his education to ensure our patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced health care. He has diplomates in chiropractic pediatrics and orthopedics and is a certified functional medicine practitioner. He is also a US DOT certified medical examiner, is certified in Graston Technique, Webster Technique, Cox Flexion-Distraction and Motion Palpation, and has taken extra training as a certified chiropractic extremity practitioner.

Kari Portrait



Kari graduated from Augsburg College with a degree in social work. She helped Dr. Kyle open and grow RRCC and manages patient billing, performs drug and alcohol screening and supports the day to day activities of the office.


Karen Portrait


Karen graduated from South Dakota State University with a degree in communication disorders. Previous to joining our team as a chiropractic assistant in 2012, she and worked with the physical and occupational therapy departments in skilled nursing facilities. Karen works with patients to record their health concerns and performs therapies to promote healing and recovery. She is a certified x-ray operator and decompression therapy technician.


Kiki Portrait


Kiki graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato, with a degree in mass communications. She joined RRCC part time from 2003-2006  and began her full time career in 2012. Kiki coordinates promotions, events and social media, manages insurance billing and patient scheduling, and performs drug and alcohol screening.



Sally Portrait


Sally joined our team as a chiropractic assistant in 2014. Previous to beginning her career at RRCC she worked as a physical and occupational therapy assistant and nurse aide at multiple healthcare facilities. Sally provides patient care through updating patient health concerns and administering therapeutic services. She is a certified MLS laser therapy and decompression therapy technician.