Meet The Team
Karen started with this practice in 1998. She previously worked as a dental assistant in Woodburn and Salem and has been in the dental field for 31 years. She and her husband Rene have been married for 35 years. They have 2 daughters and one grand dog. She enjoys working, gardening, dancing, and family time.
Marti has been with our practice for five years. She received her dental assisting degree from Chemeketa Community College in 1991 and has been working in dentistry since then. She and her husband Clinton have been married 26 years. They have three kids: Cody (21), Jill (19), and Carissa (17). They live out in the country in Willamina.
Andrea has been with our practice since February 2016. She worked as a dental assistant for eight years in Bend and Portland before pursuing Dental Hygiene. She graduated in May 2011 with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene from Carrington College in Portland. In her free time she enjoys hiking, camping, snowboarding, wine tasting, gardening and spending time with her husband and dog.
Melissa joined our practice in 2016 to assist with hygiene care. She and her husband live in McMinnville with their two kids. They enjoy being a part of Creekside Community Church. In her free time she likes to sew and read.