Get to Know Our Staff
Abby – Dental Hygienist
Abbey grew up in West Michigan and went to Jenison High School. She graduated from Ferris State University and became an RDH in 2018. Abbey started at Grandville Dental Health Center in 2021. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and family, traveling, and being outside in the sun.
Ashley – Dental Assistant
Ashley graduated from Grand Rapids Community College with an RDA in 2010 and joined the Grandville Dental Health Center that summer. She enjoys running, photography, and spending time with her two young children.
Julie – Dental Hygienist
Julie has worked in the dental field for over 20 years and has been a member of the Grandville Dental Health Center team since 1999. She and her husband, Terry, have two grown boys.
Karis – Dental Hygienist
Karis graduated from the University of Missouri–Kansas City. Her husband’s work relocated their family to Michigan and in 2006 she started subbing at the Grandville Dental Health Center. In 2014, she joined the team by working part-time as one of the five hygienists. Both of her daughters graduated from Grandville High School and attend college in Kalamazoo. Outside of enjoying her professional career, she likes reading, yoga, and sunny days.
Sallie – Dental Assistant
Sallie started her dental assisting career in Petoskey in 1995. She has lived and worked in Colorado and California before starting with our office in 2006. She lives in Grand Rapids, has a dog, and enjoys the great outdoors.
Shannan – Dental Assistant
Shannan is an RDA who has been with the Grandville Dental Health Center since graduating from Grand Rapids Community College in 2000. Shannan lives in Grand Rapids with her husband, three children, and their dog Bauer. She enjoys spending time with her family, taking photos of her kids, and crafting.
Shannon – Dental Hygienist
Shannon graduated from Grand Rapids Community College in 1994 and joined the Grandville Dental Health Center that same year. She enjoys scrapbooking, golf, running with her dog, and traveling with her husband.
Becca – Dental Hygienist
Becca graduated from Grand Rapids Community College’s dental hygiene program in 2015. She started working at the Grandville Dental Health Center in January 2016. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and two dogs.
Melissa – Dental Assistant
Melissa started assisting in 2004 in Muskegon. She moved to Byron Center in 2015 and joined the Grandville Dental Health Center’s team in 2016. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and outdoor activities.
Joslyn – Dental Hygienist
Joslyn graduated from Grand Rapids Community College as a registered dental hygienist in 2018 and joined the Grandville Dental Health Center that same year. Before becoming a dental hygienist, Joslyn was a dental assistant for two years. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and being active outdoors!
Sara – Front Desk
Sara has been employed in the dental field since 1999. She started off as a dental assistant and then made the transition to the front of the office. She joined the Grandville Dental Health Center team in 2017. She lives in Byron Center with her husband, two children, and their dog Charlie. She enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering in her church.
Aubrey – Front Desk
I was born and raised in West Michigan and graduated from Davenport University. I worked as a medical assistant for 6 years before transitioning to the administrative role. I love working with people. In my free time, I enjoy reading, being active and spending time with my daughter!
Molly – Front Desk
I am born and raised in West Michigan and graduated from Hamilton high school. I was a dental assistant for 5 years before transitioning to front desk. I enjoy reading, playing with my two dogs and side by siding on my free time.