Meet The Staff

We are very proud of our dental team.

Their professionalism, dedication and integrity is the underlying key to the happiness and successful treatment of our patients. Our team takes pride in working together to ensure each patient receives the highest level of dental care.

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Jill J, RDH, BA

Jill has been practicing dental hygiene for 20 years. She earned her dental hygiene degree from Shoreline Community College after completing a Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington State University. Jill constantly strives for excellence by improving her knowledge and skills and most values connecting with her patients through education, especially in preventative maintenance. It is important to Jill to not only provide dental care to the people of Leavenworth and the Upper Valley, but to develop roots by volunteering and becoming involved in the community. Jill is an adventurer who loves to run, bike, ski, swim, practice yoga, garden, cook, read, and knit, and most importantly, loves raising her young daughter.
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Aidan, RDH, BS

Aidan received her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Yakima Valley College after graduating from Central Washington University with a Bachelor of Science degree. Aidan’s warm personality quickly puts her patients at ease, and she truly enjoys establishing relationships with her patients while educating them about the importance of their oral health. The most important thing to Aidan outside of the dental office is spending time with her family and two dogs, and she enjoys reading and traveling in her spare time.
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Teresa, RDH, AAS Dental Hygiene

Teresa is originally a Pennsylvania native and has been practicing in the dental field for over 20 years. She first fell in love with dentistry while serving in the armed forces, where she specialized as a dental assistant and hygienist for six years, while on active duty in the U.S. Army. After the military, she continued her education and attended the Pennsylvania College of Technology, where she earned an A.A.S degree in Dental Hygiene in 2005. She has worked in dental clinics from Germany to the West Coast, with several stops in between, until finally settling in Leavenworth in 2020 with her husband and two boys. Teresa has a passion for patient education and comfort. In her spare time, Teresa loves traveling, spending time with family, and all things outdoors. You might even catch her on the tennis courts in town. She looks forward to meeting all of her patients and providing the best dental experience while they’re seated in her chair.
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Katie, RDA

Katie joined our team in 2013. With over 13 years of experience as a dental assistant, her knowledge and skill along with her strong work-ethic make a very positive impact in our practice. What Katie enjoys most about dentistry is making her patients feel comfortable and working to create a patient friendly environment. We so appreciate the care and compassion she has for people and the strong relationships she has with our patients. In her free time, Katie enjoys the outdoors, especially hiking and swimming, but the thing she loves most is spending time with her son.
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Jill joined our team as our scheduling coordinator in June 2022, coming to us with over 30 years of experience in Healthcare administration. Jill’s confidence with her role and easy-going personality along with her sense of humor makes patients feel at home in our practice. Her experience and knowledge along with her outstanding communication skills ensure our patients’ ease of understanding of treatment needs, insurance benefits and financial arrangements. Jill’s interests outside of the dental office include gardening, scrapbooking, baking, and spending time with family.
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Penny, Insurance Coordinator

Although Penny is a newer member of our dental team, she is not new to the dental field. With over 20 years of experience, Penny is highly knowledgeable in the dental field and enjoys making patients comfortable with understanding their treatment plans and assisting them with insurance and financial questions. She maintains the highest level of care and concern for each patient. Penny’s good-nature, dedication, work-ethic, and willingness to help out wherever necessary makes her a wonderful addition to our team. In her free time, Penny enjoys travel, getting outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.