Meet our team
With a combined 35 years of experience in pediatric dentistry, our team is incredibly skilled at providing personalized dental care for children!
Alicia graduated from DMACC in 2005 with her AA in Dental Hygiene. She is a long-time resident of Indianola and loves supporting the community, especially athletic events and her church, First Assembly of Indianola. In her free time, Alicia enjoys spending time with her husband Sean and their family, including their 3 dogs, 3 cats, and 8 fish. She is a passionate hygienist and enjoys meeting new families and kiddos!
Alyssa graduated from Vatterott College in 2017 with an Associate’s Degree in Health and Human Sciences, followed by her Expanded Function Dental Assistant certification. She enjoys working with children and wants to ensure that going to the dentist is a lifelong joy for them! Alyssa’s free time is spent with her children, Oaklynn and Ozzie, and her two fur babies. You can also find her cheering at her younger brothers’ school activities.
Ashley graduated from DMACC in 2009 with an AA in Dental Assisting. She worked for two Pediatric Dentists before deciding to go back to school. She graduated from Iowa Central Community College in 2018 with her AA in Dental Hygiene. Ashley lives outside of Chariton with her husband Adam, and three kids, Hadley, Jack, and Bodie. She keeps busy spending time with her kids, taking care of her chickens, and going for walks.
Ever since Danielle was a young girl, she wanted to work in the dental field. She never lost sight of that goal and received the “Leaders for Tomorrow” Scholarship from Indianola High School. Danielle attended Kirkwood Community College, graduating with her AA as a Qualified Dental Assistant in 2007. Since entering the dental field, Danielle has found her niche working as an Administrative Assistant. She is delighted to be working in the community where she grew up. She lives with her husband Jerry, their three children Luke, Tate and Tinley, as well as their two dogs, Marley and Veda. Danielle loves spending time with family and friends out on the lake.
Jamie graduated from Vatterott College in 2006 with an AA in Dental Assisting. She has been in the dental field for over 12 years and has worked with pediatric dentists in both Des Moines and Ankeny prior to joining our team at Indianola Pediatric Dentistry! Jamie lives on an acreage outside of Saint Charles with her husband, Doug, and has two boys, Jesse and Wyatt. She enjoys spending time with family, camping, fishing, gardening, and reading.
Kasie graduated from DMACC with an AA in General Studies in 2012. She has worn many hats over the years including: CNA, Lead Transitional Specialist, Receptionist and even Server! She completed her dental assistant training at our office and received her certification in 2023. Kasie has been married to her husband Kevin for 14 years, and they have three children, Desiree, Jayden, and Xander. Kasie enjoys sports, especially softball. She and her family love to camp and enjoy the outdoors.
Olivia graduated from Simpson College in May 2022 with a BA in Biology. She has a passion for the dental field and is currently applying to dental school to pursue a career as a dentist. At our office, Olivia is training as a dental assistant, working to get her certification as a Dental Assistant. In her free time, Olivia enjoys running and traveling.
Taylor graduated from Indianola High School in May 2022. During her senior year she enrolled in a dual-credit opportunity with IHS to earn her dental assistant certification with our office while also earning college credit. She is currently attending DMACC to study Dental Hygiene. She enjoys being active and playing sports.
Trista has been an administrative assistant at our office since November of 2022. She has had a variety of roles and experiences in the healthcare field, including an Advanced CNA certification and 16 years of experience working with people with disabilities. In her free time, she enjoys nature photography and spending time with her two children, Cayden and Kaylee.