About Your Team

Diane G., Dental Hygienist

Diane joined the family in 2013 and has been a Dental Hygienist since 2005. Her favorite part of dental hygiene is helping patients feel comfortable while visiting the dentist and confident in their oral hygiene habits. Diane enjoys taking her daughters to their sports/activities and spending time with her family and friends.

Crystal K., Dental Hygienist

Crystal joined the family in 2016 and had been a Dental Hygienist since 2012. She loves helping her patients feel comfortable and not scared or ashamed to be here. When she is not at work, her husband and three kids keep her busy at home.

Lisa V., Dental Hygienist

Lisa joined the family in 2002 and has been a Dental Hygienist since 1996. She graduated from Purdue in 1987 with a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and received her Associate's Degree in Dental Hygiene in 1996 from Indiana University.  Patient care, meeting new people and helping others in any way that she can has always been the reason she became a hygienist. Lisa looks forward to meeting you when you come to our office.

Lisa is blessed to have a daughter who is a Medical Coding Specialist and enjoys playing softball. She also has a step-daughter who is a dedicated nurse and mother to her two sweet and beautiful grandchildren. Lisa is also blessed to be a member of First Presbyterian church of Valparaiso. She enjoys spending time with both family and friends, and relaxing whenever she can. She also enjoys biking and hiking with her boyfriend, working out and watching Chicago Bears football.

Mike M., Dental Hygienist

Mike joined the family in 2004 and has been a Dental Hygienist since 2004. He has always loved dental hygiene and enjoy making my patients healthier and happier all while making positive long-term changes in their lives.  Mike is married to his beautiful wife Salina and they have 3 awesome girls, Olivia, Eva and Amelia. Mike also has two dogs, Emme (Golden Doodle) and Suzie (Shih-Poo).  Mike and his family enjoy the outdoors, sporting events and spending time with his family and friends.

Tiffany P., Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

Tiffany joined the family in 2020 and has been an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant since 2015. She graduated the dental assisting program at Everest College in 2011 and later in 2015 went to IUPUI to become a certified EDDA. Tiffany spends her free time making memories with her husband, bonus son and two dogs. Her personal dental history is what brought her to the field and she looks forward to helping rebuild and maintaining your smile.

Stephanie G., Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

Stephanie joined the family in 2012 and has been an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant since 2012.  She studied at Indiana University Northwest and received her certification in 2012. Stephanie loves dentistry because she loves to be able to help people smile. During her free time, she likes to be with her husband, her kids, and hanging out with family and friends.

Jamie R., Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

Jamie joined the family in 2019 and has been an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant since 2004. She attended IUPUI School of Dentistry, and got her certification in the Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary program. Jamie strives to make patients feel comfortable and at ease during their dental appointments.

Outside the office Jamie loves spending time with her husband, her five children and puppy, Ivy. They enjoy many activities together such as sporting events and watching movies with lots of popcorn. Whenever she gets any “free time” she likes watching Gymnastics or doing some Amazon shopping. Jamie looks forward to meeting you in the practice.

Danielle C., Practice Manager

Danielle joined the family in 2012 and has been the Practice Manager since April of 2021. Before she became the Practice Manager, she worked as a Business Assistant where she learned to love dentistry. Danielle enjoys helping patients achieve the dental care that they want and desire while providing exceptional customer service along the way.

Danielle got married in July 2021 to her husband, Paul, and they love spending time at home with their dog, Opie. They enjoy watching and attending many sporting events, as well as going to concerts and traveling.  Danielle looks forward to meeting you at the practice.

Lorra M., Business Assistant

Lorra joined the family in 2020 and has been a Business Assistant since 2013. She has been in the dental field for over 8yrs.

During her free time Lorra enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys baking.