Meet the Front Office Team
Jaime, Office Manager
Jaime has been serving patients at Dental Solutions for more than 14 years. She earned a Bachelor's Degree in Organizational Leadership and Supervision from Purdue University and is well suited to manage our practice. Meeting new patients, helping people achieve optimal oral health, and offering quality care are her goals. Jaime and her husband, Chadd, have two beautiful children, Izabelle and Miles. While away from the office, Jaime enjoys being outdoors, gardening, farming with her husband, and family time on the lake.
Tammi, Insurance Coordinator
Tammi graduated from Kokomo High school and attended classes at IPFW & Grace College. She serves as a senior treatment coordinator and she often takes care of new patients as they join the Dental Solutions family. She is the dental insurance expert of the practice and loves being able to help patients with their dental goals. Tammi and her husband Scott have been married for 26 years and have two grown children, Lauren and Jaceb. She is a proud member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and her family is an active part of the Lake City Skiers. When not working, Tammi enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Emily, Patient Care Coordinator
We hit the jackpot when we found Emily! Her background in the medical field made her the perfect fit for Dental Solutions. She is the most positive, uplifting person you will ever meet and her love for helping others is exemplified in each interaction with our patients. When she is off the clock, this girl loves to be outdoors camping, hiking, and kayaking with her fiance, Chris. She also loves sports and rooting for her favorite teams—Blackhawk hockey, Chicago Bears and Notre Dame Football.
Alondra, Patient Care Coordinator
Alondra joined the Dental Solutions family nearly 20 years ago. You heard right! She began seeing Dr. Stofer as a patient at the sweet age of 2 and 20 years later joined our dental team! We couldn’t be more thrilled to have a life-long patient start her dental career with us. Alondra started her training here while juggling school at the same time. She recently completed her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology, with minors in Spanish and Women’s Studies. When asked why she loves Dental Solutions Alondra will tell you she truly enjoys helping people improve their smiles. Outside the office she has a love for growing succulents (a whole garden of them actually)! Alondra is also a super talented crafter and enjoys sewing. She has a passion for fashion and enjoys upcycling clothing to make it feel fresh and new again!
Meet the Hygienists
Abby, Dental Hygienist
Abby has been at Dental Solutions for 12 years and serves as the leader of our fantastic hygiene team. Abby holds an associate's degree in dental hygiene and enjoys working in a "preventative" office. She focuses on building lasting relationships with her patients and helping them improve, then maintain, optimal oral health. With her husband Josh and their three children Mady, Ally and Chase she attends Sacred Heart Church and enjoys lake activities, amusement parks, vacations, and shopping.
Isabel, Dental Hygienist
Isabel has been with Dental Solutions since December of 2010. She has served in various roles beginning as a patient care coordinator while attending the dental hygiene program at Ivy Tech. After receiving her Associates Degree in 2013 she began serving patients as a bi-lingual dental hygienist. She loves educating her patients on ways to improve their oral health and states this is why she loves coming to work every day! Teaching exercise classes at the YMCA, running, and fishing are what keep this high-energy girl super busy outside of Dental Solutions.
Ashley, Dental Hygienist
Ashley earned her Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene with highest distinction from IUSB and like our other hygienists is also certified to administer local anesthetic. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association and the American Dental Educators Association and has spent over 10 years in the dental field. Outside of the office she enjoys reading, running and spending time with her husband James and their four children, Quentin, Mya, Ty and Wyatt. Ashley says she appreciates the opportunity to work in a practice that values quality and comprehensive patient care. Helping patients on their journey to a happy and healthy smile is what makes her love coming to work every day!
Emily, Dental Hygienist
Emily earned her Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from Indiana-Purdue University of Fort Wayne in 2013. In addition, she is licensed to administer local anesthesia. Emily enjoys getting to know her patients and loves taking care of people of all ages. She enjoys learning and the working in a field that continues to change and evolve. When she is not making your smile white and bright, she enjoys being outdoors, on the lake fishing and canoeing. Emily and her husband, Kyle, have two kiddos, Lincoln and Khloe.
Cathy, Dental Assistant
Cathy graduated from LaVille High School and then went on to attend Wilma Boyd Career School and Ancilla College. She has now been in this profession for 35 years and an essential part of our team since she joined in 2011. She loves helping people, challenges and learning new procedures. Cathy says she loves the comfortable atmosphere, knowledgeable staff and up to date equipment we have. Cathy enjoys scrapbooking, exercising, playing tennis and spending time with her new granddaughter, Arianna.
Meagan, Dental Assistant
Meagan joined the Dental Solutions’ team in 2012 after becoming a Certified Dental Assistant. While attending Indiana-Purdue University of Fort Wayne, Meagan was honored with the Clinical Excellence Award for the best overall clinical skills. Meagan says that she loves her job at Dental Solutions and enjoys being able to help people feel better about their smiles. When away from work she is very active in her church and loves to be outdoors, playing sports, and hanging out with family and friends. Meagan and her husband, Jacob, are expecting their first child in the fall of 2019!