Diana is one of the smiles you will meet in our reception area. Her warm personality and calm, organized attitude make her a favorite with patients and make her very good at her job as financial coordinator. She goes the extra mile for our patients. Diana is one reason our staff is so cohesive and she is always there and always cares. Her children are very active and that takes a lot of her time but she always has time for her many friends and family as well.
Pam will be the first smiling face you encounter upon entering our office. She is our scheduling coordinator and also manages most of the telephone correspondence for the office. She has a background in both dental assisting and front desk management. This background enables her to have a clear understanding of our patient's treatment needs. She loves her job and the constant interaction with people that it brings. She is excited to develop relationships with all of our patients and their families. When not at the office Pam loves to be hiking, traveling, cooking, spending time with friends/family and when football season comes around she is there cheering on the Seahawks!
Kim is a western Washington native and another one of our skilled hygienists on staff. She has 12 years of experience in the profession and it shows. She is incredibly knowledgeable in all aspects of dentistry and is always up on the most current dental techniques and treatment philosophies. She has a friendly, fun, and caring demeanor and enjoys building relationships with our patients. She loves her job and enjoys helping her patients improve and maintain their smiles. When not working Kim loves exploring the outdoors in the Northwest. She enjoys long distance trail running, hiking, skiing and snowboarding. She also likes to spend time working on her home.
Kasee has worked in the dental field for 11 years. She began her career in dentistry as an assistant and went on to become a hygienist. Kasee loves to help people take care of their oral health. Her goal is to make everyone feel comfortable in the dental chair which she accomplishes daily with her calm and kind demeanor. When Kasee is not at work you will find her spending time with her husband and daughter. Together they love being outdoors and hanging out with friends and family.
Jenny has been a dental hygienist for nearly 30 years. She met Dr. Josh and Dr. Lindsey in 2008 before working with them and is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with them now. She loves meeting new patients and building lasting relationships. Taking care of her patients' health and well being is her number one priority. In her spare time, Jenny loves to travel and spend time with family and friends. She enjoys live music and sports of all types. When Jenny is not practicing hygiene you may find her out riding one of her vintage BMW or Harley motorcycles.
Loretta was born and raised in Auburn and has lived in Western Washington most of her life, with a short stint in Boise, ID. She works as a dental assistant in our office and enjoys working with our patients on their oral health. While spending 12 years in the aviation industry she attended dental assisting school and graduated from Bryman College. After working as a dental assistant for a while Loretta took some time off to stay at home with her two little girls. We are happy to now have her back in the profession and supporting us here in the office. In her spare time Loretta stays busy running and gardening. While spending time with her family she loves to travel, hike, camp, and enjoy the outdoors.
Aynsley graduated from the dental assistant program at Bates Technical College in May 2016 and joined the Great Northwest Dental team in October 2016. She aspires to return to school to become an EFDA (Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary), where she will be more involved with restorative treatment, such as fillings. Aynsley loves helping create a healthy and beautiful smile. She notices a person's smile as soon they enter the room. Patient care is her number one priority. Aynsley is very sensitive to patients' needs and alleviates any fear or anxiety patients may have regarding dental treatment. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, binge watching a great series, and spending time with family, friends and her cat, Shadow.