Our Staff

Yvonne has worked in our office since 1975.  She and her husband Ray have been married for 40 years.  They enjoy traveling, skiing, distance cycling, golf and family.  Her children Erin and Bryan are both married, and have blessed their parents each with a granddaughter.  For decades, Yvonne and Ray have been leaders in Kiwanis and other volunteer organizations.  For the past several years, Ray has been Santa Claus for the City of Los Altos' Christmas Parade.   

Janelle,
our office manager, has worked in our office since 1987.  She enjoys spending time with her children, Shelby (21) and Jacob (18).  Shelby recently completed dental assisting and is now an RDA.  Jacob graduated from high school and will be attending Shasta Community College in the winter.  He enjoys dirt bike riding and racing.



Jennifer
joined our team in 1999.  She holds a Bachelor's degree from Northern Arizona University.  Currently she teaches at Foothill College in both the hygiene and assisting programs.  She and her husband Todd enjoy biking, camping and traveling  and welcomed their first child, Barrett, in November. 

Taryn graduated from the Santa Rosa Junior College dental assisting program in 2007 and has worked in our office since 2008.  She and her husband Kevin just welcomed the newest addition to their family, Haylee, born in September 2012.  As a family they enjoy traveling and spending time outdoors.

Raquel
joined our team in 2012.  As a graduate with honors from Cabrillo Dental Hygiene College she was a recipient of the 2012 Western Society Periodontology Award.  Prior to becoming a hygienist, she worked as a dental assistant for nearly ten years.  In her leisure time, she enjoys spending quality time with family and going on outdoor hiking adventures. 



Teena
our most recent team member, joined us in June 2013.  She has been in the dental field for seven years.  She started out as a dental assistant before becoming a hygienist.  She graduated from San Jose City College in 2006 with a dental assisting degree and received her dental hygiene degree in 2012 from Cabrillo College.  She enjoys spending time with family, friends, her Australian Shepherd and running half marathons.