Staff Bios

Clinical Team

GinaClinical Technician
Gina has over 30 years of experience in the dental and orthodontic field and has been a member of our team for many years. She is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant and is licensed by the Ohio State Dental Board as an Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary. Gina has an amazing work ethic and keeps us on schedule. When she’s not working, Gina stays busy with her family, which includes her husband, four children, and beautiful grandchildren. Outside of work and home, Gina likes to travel, is an awesome photographer and enjoys scrapbooking.

Teesha – Clinical Technician
Teesha has over 20 years of experience in the orthodontic field and is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant. She is also a skilled lab technician which makes her a great asset to our team! Teesha has a friendly, fun-loving personality with a heart for serving which helps to create an enjoyable, relaxed environment for our patients. Outside the office, Teesha has a passion for photography, loves humanity, and is blessed with a loving husband and two beautiful children.

JodieClinical Technician
Jodie loves being in the orthodontic field and seeks opportunities to grow and learn as a dental health professional. She has over 10 years of experience in orthodontics and is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant, Dental Assistant, and is also licensed by the Ohio State Dental Board as an Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary. Jodie enjoys working with a fun, supportive team. Her favorite part of the day is seeing our patients beautiful smile when treatment is completed and the celebration that comes with it. When she’s not working, she loves spending time with her family and friends. She plays the flute and enjoys practicing yoga to relax.

MorganClinical Technician
Morgan is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant and loves to help our patients obtain the beautiful, healthy, functional smiles they deserve! We are thankful for her incredible work ethic, her gentle and caring personality, and her positive attitude! Morgan loves camping, crafting, and spending time with her husband and daughters.

ShannonClinical Technician
Shannon began her orthodontic career in Pittsburgh, PA before becoming a part of our team in 2014. She is an energetic, personable and positive person who enjoys working with and helping patients and their families. Shannon cares about the patients overall experience and loves to provide a positive and fun environment while helping to transform their smiles. In her spare time, she enjoys Taco Tuesdays, traveling, and time spent making fun family memories with her husband and 2 children.

Stephanie CClinical Technician
Stephanie has 5 years of experience in the orthodontic field and is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant. Being a former patient, Stephanie is very familiar with our philosophy of patient-centered care and understands how to provide the incredible patient experience that Buckeye Orthodontics is known for! Stephanie loves building connections with people and working with the public. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with friends, family, and catching reruns of The Office!

KaylaRecords Technician/Clinical Technician
Kayla’s primary role is to take orthodontic records, such as X-Rays, photos and impressions. Kayla studied at the Dental Assisting School, earning a certificate in 2010, and also studied Dental Hygiene at Sinclair Community College. Kayla is compassionate, detail oriented, and a people person with a strong work ethic who finds orthodontics rewarding and energizing. Outside of work Kayla enjoys outdoor activities, traveling, and spending time with her family and two dogs.

ErrikaClinical Technician/Treatment Coordinator
Since her graduation from Ross Medical Education Center, Errika has trained in many positions within our office. Helping patients get the smile they’ve always wanted is important to her. Her outgoing, friendly personality, and positive attitude puts patients at ease, and her excitement and love for orthodontics is contagious! Outside the office, Errika is a volunteer PeeWee cheerleading coach, an animal lover, enjoys cooking, being outside, and spending time with family and friends.

Administrative Team

DenisePractice Manager and Accounts Manager
Denise comes to our office with many years of experience in the dental and account management field. The combination of her dental and business experience allows her to keep the office running smoothly. She is the person behind the scenes negotiating with insurance companies to retrieve as much benefit for our patients as possible, and her expertise is a great asset to our patients and practice. Denise also handles collections for the practice and is always happy to speak with our patients. Denise and her husband have two grown sons, two daughter-in-law’s and five beautiful grandchildren. In her free time, Denise enjoys a good book, taking long walks, and relishes every opportunity to be poolside when weather permits.

Stephanie STreatment Coordinator/Marketing Manager
Stephanie is originally a West Virginia native who has made the Buckeye state her home! Stephanie loves being a part of a unique and caring practice led by a doctor who is passionate and skilled. Her primary role as an Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator is to ensure a positive and smooth experience from initial examination to treatment consultation. Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family. In her spare time, she enjoys trying new recipes, entertaining, skiing, hiking and traveling. She has visited over 8 countries and counting!

KristyReceptionist and Scheduling Coordinator
Kristy is a lifelong Beavercreek resident with 25 years of experience providing outstanding customer service. She loves people, and her positive, caring, upbeat personality is welcomed by all! Kristy is an asset to our patients, our practice, and treasures the opportunity to be part of a fantastic team that deeply cares about their patients! Outside of work, Kristy loves being a mom and supporting her children’s activities. She also loves music and spending time with family.

Sarah Receptionist and Scheduling Coordinator
Sarah has over 10 years of experience providing exceptional customer service and comes to our orthodontic practice with 2 years of experience working at a general dentistry practice. Her warm smile will greet you when you walk through our doors, and her friendly, positive personality will help you feel at home. Originally from Beavercreek, Sarah is a passionate Ohio State alumnus and loves to watch the Buckeyes play in the fall. During her free time, Sarah loves hiking, shopping, going to country concerts, and creating dazzling works of String Art.


DebLab Technician
Very few orthodontists have a Lab Technician in-house, and we are fortunate to have Deb creating our orthodontic appliances! She has been turning out her awesome retainers and other appliances for us for over 30 years, and her creations are truly above the rest! Deb stays busy with her many hobbies when she is not working. Some of her passions are yoga and meditation, hiking, traveling, cooking, gardening and spending time with her daughters, family and friends.

JackieLab Technician
Jacky is a Certified Dental Assistant and graduated from the David H. Ponitz Career Technology Center. She pours impressions, trims models, and sets up the braces on the models. Jacky is fluent in Spanish, an energetic person, and loves being a part of our team! Outside of the office, she loves the outdoors, reading, traveling, and trips to the ocean.

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