Meet Our Clintonville Dental Team
Katie attended Cleveland State University, and her passion for dentistry and people has kept her working in this field since 2001. She ensures that our patients are able to maximize their dental insurance benefits and also achieve the smile they’ve always wanted! She has a special knack for helping make each visit as comfortable and rewarding as possible. Whether she’s scheduling treatment that’s compatible with busy schedules or sitting down one-on-one to go over treatment plans, she prides herself on being a valuable resource. “In the time I have been with the practice, the staff and patients have me feel like one of the family,” she says. “I couldn’t have picked a better group of people to work with!”
Originally from Fairview Park, Katie and her husband Nathan have a son named Gabriel, a daughter named Noelle, and a dog named Rocco. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with loved ones, traveling, and baking.
Insurance Coordinator/Front Desk Administrator
Marilyn is originally from Clintonville, Ohio and is a long-term veteran of our practice. She loves the satisfaction that comes from caring from our patients. She ends each day proud of easing fears and showing our patients just how much she cares.
Outside of the office, Marilyn is an avid musician who loves the outdoors. She enjoys wildlife gardening, is an animal rights advocate, and even teaches Middle Eastern and African hand drums! She is happily married to her husband Doug and has four daughters and two grandsons.
Dental Sleep Coordinator
Jill studied accounting at Clintonville State Community College before stumbling into the dental field by accident when she was exploring options for a new career direction! She proceeded to fall in love with the work over time from a clinical and administrative standpoint. She’s also studied at Columbus State Community College and has advanced training in several sleep apnea topics, including pediatric airways and upper airway resistance. Today, she strives to provide patients with an enjoyable visit and the “ultimate patient experience,” whether she’s providing consultation services or working to fit recommended treatments into busy schedules and budgets.
Originally from Indianapolis, Joy and her hubby have three daughters, six grandkids, and two dogs. Her hobbies include gardening, traveling, and being in the Corvette Club. She also makes custom jewelry using semi-precious stones!
Dyan has 19 years of experience in dentistry, and she attended Ohio State University and Cols. State. She says the best thing about her job is helping people to feel relaxed and at-ease when they’re in our office. Dyan is certified in radiography, CPR, and has even received advanced training in team building. Dyan practices non-judgmental dental approaches with the understanding that every mouth is different and unique.
In her spare time, Dyan enjoys hiking, swimming, and making jewelry. She is married with two children, Christopher and Cayla.
Lyndsey earned her degree in Veterinary Medicine from Bradford Technical College and is also certified in radiology and CPR. She has been a member of our dental team for several years now. Her favorite part of this job is being able to spend time with such wonderful staff members and also help the patient feel comfortable! She also values the continuing education opportunities.
Originally from Pittsburgh, Lyndsey has a very tall family, which includes her young son and a dog. When she isn’t busy at work, she enjoys spending quality time with loved ones, gardening, and doing yoga. She also has a strong love of elephants!
Originally from Somerset, Nicci has well over a decade of experience in the dental field so far. She loves the great patients she’s met, as well as her wonderful work family! She received her education from Columbus State Community College and completed her certification in anesthesia in 2010.
At home, Nicci has three special furbabies named Caydence, Niko, and Izzy. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with friends, spending quality time with family, reading, and laughing! She has a special talent for making people chuckle and feel better even when they don’t want to.
Marna joined our team with more than a decade of dentistry experience. She brings a love of patient care and passion for partnering with patients to achieve optimal oral health to the office. A graduate of Rhodes State College, Marna is a registered dental hygienist with certifications in local anesthetic and nitrous oxide sedation administration. Outside the office, Marna is originally from Bellefontaine, and she is married to Shane. The couple are the proud parents of Meghan, Jamie, and Haley, and Marna is a proud stepmom to Austin and Corbin. Marna enjoys running 5ks and spending time with her family and friends.