Registered Dental Hygienist
Q. Where did you receive your education?
A. Oregon Health Science University & Carrington College in Mesa, Arizona, and random smaller schools along the journey.
Q. How long have you been working in dentistry?
A. My Dad was an amazing Dentist in Portland, Oregon. I was raised in a dental office and as a kid, began assisting him chair-side. So…I’ve got dentistry in my blood.
Q. Where are you from?
A. From Portland, Oregon area and raised on a 40 acre farm.
Q. What do you love about your job?
A. I enjoy helping out in all areas of the back office, while providing exceptional patient care. I feel that my patients and co-workers are like family and everyone should be treated as such.
Q. What hobbies or interests do you enjoy in your spare time?
A. When not at the office, my husband and I enjoy camping, hiking, casual walks, snow sports, bike riding, water sports, playing with our dogs, hanging out with friends & family, and of course movies and eating out. I also enjoy reading, video & photo editing, and baking. We have three grown children, one is currently serving in our Air Force, and one is married to the Navy.
Q. What is a local landmark, area, place of business, restaurant or park that you especially enjoy and why?
A. I appreciate most, the natural beauty found outdoors. National Parks & Ocean Shores. As for for favorite restaurants…? Mellow Mushroom, Maggiano’s, The Braut Haus, Chick Fil A, and don’t judge me…Taco Bell.