Our Staff

Administrative Staff


Office Manager

A New Jersey transplant, Amanda is now at home in Woodbury. She was a WDC patient before she joined the office in 1998. Her role is to assist patients with their treatment plans, benefit questions, and financial options. Amanda says WDC is not a traditional dental office, but has a fun, relaxing atmosphere that patients respond to. The most satisfying part of her job is building relationships with patients and helping them with their needs.

“We all care about our patients and are interested in their dental health. We try to make their experiences here extremely comfortable.”


Financial Coordinator

Julie assists patients with their treatment plans, benefit questions, and financial options. She has worked at WDC since 1995 and says coming to work at WDC is like getting together with good friends. This mother of four and grandmother of five especially loves seeing all the kids who love to come to the dentist.

“This is the best office I have worked at in all my years in dentistry. We offer patients cutting-edge dentistry in a family-like atmosphere.


Patient Services Coordinator

Jen strives to welcome everyone with a happy smile and warm heart. She graduated from Herzing College in the Dental Assisting Program in 2008, which makes her uniquely qualified to answer any questions regarding treatment. She is also able to assist with benefit questions and appointment scheduling. Jen lives in Cottage Grove, MN with her husband, Antonio, and their two children, Brody and Elle. She enjoys spending time with her neighbors and watching her son participate in all his sporting events. 

"I feel incredibly privileged to be a part of Woodbury Dental Care and call the staff here my dental family. I look forward to meeting all the new patients that come to WDC."


Patient Services Coordinator

Marisa has taken on many roles at Woodbury Dental Care since joining the team in 2015. She works at the front desk as a Patient Services Coordinator and she is also our Marketing and Practice Development Coordinator. After growing up in Superior, WI, Marisa currently makes her home in New Richmond, WI with her two dogs, Bentley and Gus, and fiance, Josh. She enjoys time at the lake, kayaking, and riding her horse, Peanut.

"It is a rare opportunity to have so many wonderful people working in the same place. Everyone is committed to each patient having a comfortable, enjoyable dental visit."


Treatment Coordinator

Breanna graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Century College in 2009 and has transitioned to the front office to help patients with their treatment and financial questions. Her clinical knowledge helps patients explore treatment options. She looks forward to meeting you and putting together a plan for you dental goals. Breanna grew up in Roseville, MN and now resides in Somerset, WI with her husband and two boys. Together they enjoy camping and spending time outdoors with friends and family.


Dental Assistants



Licensed Dental Assistant

An assistant since 1986, Jean joined us at WDC in 2000. She assists the dentist's in all aspects of the practice, including lab cases and post-treatment patient care. This mother of two and proud grandmother of four, commutes from Marine on St. Croix, but says she would happily do a much longer commute just to work at WDC. Jean describes the atmosphere as very upbeat, where people truly enjoy one another as friends as well as co-workers. It is an atmosphere and attitude that patients enjoy and feel a part of as well.

“The most satisfying part of my job is ensuring the comfort for our patients and seeing how much they appreciate the way they are treated as well as the positive changes we can make in their lives.”



Licensed Dental Assistant

Riley completed one of her internships at Woodbury Dental Care through Century College's Dental Assisting Program. She joined WDC in 2016 following her graduation. Riley has now become the lead dental assistant for the office. Riley enjoys getting to know patients and providing comfort throughout each dental visit.  Riley grew up in Cottage Grove, MN. She enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and volunteering in humanitarian efforts around the world. 

"I appreciate the environment Woodbury Dental Care has created for patients to feel comfortable and cared for. My goal has always been to help others. I find it very rewarding seeing a patient smile after treatment." 



Licensed Dental Assistant

Tonia has been assisting since 1996, joining the WDC team in 2017. Tonia, a native of northern Minnesota/ Canadian border town of Roseau, now resides in Stillwater with her family.  She enjoys traveling and following her kids with hockey.

 "I have always been fulfilled by taking care of patients needs in the dental field. WDC provides outstanding care with the latest modern technology yet provides a unique charming environment to patients. I am grateful to work with such a professional, supportive team. It has been a joy meeting the patients of WDC."




Licensed Dental Assistant 

Joining the team in 2017, Jami is a dedicated assistant who strives to put a smile on your face. Jami grew up in the small town of Rush City, MN. She now resides in St. Paul Park, MN with her husband, Greg, and their two dogs, Finn and Chevelle. Jami enjoys working on house projects with her husband, trips to the dog park and spending time with family.

"I have always had an interest in the dental field. I feel blessed to be working my dream job in a wonderful dental clinic that puts patients first. I truly enjoy being a part of the WDC team."



Licensed Dental Assistant

Denise started her dental career 20 years ago following her graduation from Lakeland Medical Academy. Her passion is to educate her patients in all their dental needs and make sure they are comfortable throughout each visit. Denise grew up in Maine moving to Minnesota years ago, she now makes her home in Woodbury, MN. Denise has two daughters, recent college graduates. She enjoys exploring Minnesota and Wisconsin's country side and making jewelry. 

"I am so excited to be part of WDC and I can't wait to meet everyone. It's such a honor to be able to work for such wonderful and fun doctors."



Licensed Dental Assistant

Ashley completed the dental assisting program with Dakota County Technical College in 2014. She loves the family atmosphere  at WDC. The best part of her job is you! She enjoys getting to know each patient. When not in the office, Ashley can be found outdoors with her husband and two childern. They like to spend their time hiking or at the lake. 






Licensed Dental Assistant 



Licensed Dental Assistant 

Kylie graduated from Century College's Dental Assisting Program in 2018. Kylie is a great fit for WDC as she enjoys a fast paced environment and staying busy. She loves the variety of dental procedures offered at this office and getting to know patients while helping them through each appointment. Kylie is a resident of Somerset, WI with her fiance and two dogs. She loves spending time outside and weekends at the lake. 

"I'm very grateful to work in an office where everyone is family, and where patient care is everyone's main goal." 



Licensed Dental Assistant






Dental Hygienists


Registered Dental Hygienist

Nancy grew up in the cold environs of International Falls but loves the warmth and camaraderie she finds every day at WDC. Since joining the practice, this 1997 University of Minnesota grad has been an active participant in most of WDC’s humanitarian programs and partaking in focus panels for 3M’s dental division.

“I take great pride in working with patients of all ages to develop a personalized home care routine that works for them to keep their teeth healthy for a lifetime.”


Registered Dental Hygienist

Trisha grew up in Chaska Minnesota and has been in the dental field since 2002. She graduated from Lakeland Dental Academy with an assisting license where she assisted a local orthodontist for over six years which has given her several years' experience in patient care. Since then, she went on to further her education and returned to school to pursue a career in dental hygiene. She graduated from Century College and joined WDC in the spring of 2013.

Trisha and her family reside in Woodbury and are big hockey fans. She enjoys spending time with her husband John and her two boys Samuel and Zachary. Together they spend time at their family cabin in northern Minnesota.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Katie's dream in life was always to work in the dental field.  Growing up as a patient of Woodbury Dental Care truly inspired her to achieve her goal.  She first joined our practice in 2009 working in the sterilization area and assisting.  Following her dream, she continued her schooling and graduated from the Argosy University Dental Hygiene program in 2013.  She was welcomed back to WDC to join the Dental Hygiene team. This mom of two boys enjoys checking out all the fun kid parks throughout the twin cities.

"Woodbury Dental Care has always been home.  From taking care of me as a child to welcoming me to their team.  You really can't go wrong in the hands of anyone here."



Registered Dental Hygienist 

After graduating from Minnesota State Univeristy, Mankato with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene in the summer of 2018. Nichole was excited join the WDC staff because of the caring team and fun, comfortable and positive environment. She grew up in Oakdale, MN and recently moved to Cottage Grove, MN. Outside of work, Nichole enjoys shopping, boating, and spending time with friends and family. 

"I have always loved teeth and enjoyed helping others. It make my job even more rewarding to see the smiles on patients faces after treatment."



Registered Dental Hygienist 

Jamie is a 2012 graduate from the University of Minnesota's School of Dentistry, recieving her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She joined the WDC team in the fall of 2018. Growing up in town, and falling in love with the community, Jamie and her high school sweetheart have made Woodbury a forever home for their family. Together, they enjoy attending concerts, sporting events, and exploring the great out doors.

"I am excited to demonstrate my passion for healthy mouths by creating a comfortable, caring, and positive environment for all my patients."


Registered Dental Hygienist

Paige graduated from Herzing University in 2017 with her Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene. Joining the WDC staff a year later in 2018. Paige makes her home in Cottage Grove. Paige is a dedicated dog mom to her baby, Kylie. She enjoys outdoor activities with her fiance, Brandt. 






Registered Dental Hygienist 

Laura strives to connect with each patient while providing a gentle and thorough cleaning appointment. She was born in St. Paul and graduated from the University of Minnesota Dental Hygiene program in 2007. After living is Phoenix, Arizona for 13 years, she is happy to be back in the Twin Cities. Laura, her husband, and son now make their home in Woodbury. When not spending time at the family cabin on Madeline Island, she enjoys taking on home improvement projects.

"I feel grateful to work in an office where the staff and patients are treated like family. I look forward to continuing that tradition." 


Registered Dental Hygienist

Kayla grew up in Woodbury and was a patient at WDC. She decided sophomore year of high school that she wanted to be a dental hygienist and therefore chose to study at Minnesota State University in Mankato, MN for their dental hygiene program. When asked where she wanted to work after she finished school, she always responded, "somewhere like my office back home." but, she never thought she would actually get the opportunity to do just that. After graduation from MSU in May of 2021, she accepted a position with Woodbury Dental Care. Kayla is so excited to begin her career serving the community she grew up in. 

Kayla will be getting married at the end of the year to her fiance, who just accepted a job with the Minnesota Vikings. They are excited to begin their lives together back home in MN after four years of long distance throughout college. 

"Sure, you can get your teeth cleaned anywhere. But Woodbury Dental Care is unmatched when it comes to their friendliness, patience, and willingness to serve you. Trust me, I've experience it first hand!" 


Clinical Coordinators


Clinical Coordinator

This New Jersey native has been at WDC since 2010. She expedites the flow of office functions and procedures. She also maintains the sterilization center which ultimately ensures that our patients not only receive the very best in dental care, but also benefit from the safe, clean, and comforting environment that we provide. Alex and her husband have three children.