Meet the Team

Anna Kae

Anna-Kae

Anna Kae has over 15 years of experience in the dental field and joined the team at Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in October 2016. She absolutely loves pediatric dentistry and seeing children happy, comfortable and feeling successful after their appointments. An Idaho native, she now calls the Wenatchee Valley home and takes full advantage of the many outdoor activities available. Anna Kae loves hiking, mountain biking, camping, traveling and reading good books. She is married and has two adorable teenage daughters and one spunky son.

Wendy

Wendy began her dental assistant career five years ago and from day one, she has been passionate about working with children. She loves helping children overcome fears and her goal is that they have the best experience possible. She joined the team at Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in September 2018 and loves the family vibe, the beliefs and values of the team and how much everyone supports each other. Wendy is spontaneous and full of energy. She loves camping, hiking, sunshine and being a mom to three amazing kids.

Lexi

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Lexi has been a Registered Dental Assistant since June 2017. Lexi started working in a general dental practice, but quickly realized her heart and passion were in working with children. Lexi joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in February 2018 and is enjoying every minute of it. She loves working with kids because she never knows what to expect. Every child’s personality and mouth is different, which is what makes her so ecstatic to work in the pediatric field. Contributing to a child’s excitement about going to the dentist is one of her favorite accomplishments. Outside of work, Lexi loves to spend time with her family, boyfriend, friends and two pups. She absolutely loves snowmobiling and spending any chance she gets outside.

Gina

Gina

Gina began her career in dentistry 9 years ago. She has been a dental assistant and office administrator. Gina joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in October 2013. She enjoys spending time with her family. Together, they spend a lot of their weekends at home renovating or exploring in Seattle. She is the face you see with a contagious smile at the front desk. She loves to make kids smile and see them leave with more confidence.

Wendy

Wendy

Wendy started her career in dentistry in 2010. She started in general practice as a dental assistant and transitioned to office administration in 2015. She joined the team at Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in May 2016 and has enjoyed the energy of working in pediatric dentistry. Wendy enjoys road trips with her family, camping, reading, and just listening to her daughter try to make sense of the world.

Maribel

Maribel

Maribel has been in dentistry for 5 years. She joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry January 2015. She began her career as a dental assistant and transitioned to office administration in 2017. She loves working with kids as they make everything fun. Seeing children overcome their fear of coming to the dentist and leave with confidence and a smile is the ultimate reward. Maribel enjoys spending her time off with her family and daughter.

Reanna

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Reanna graduated from dental assisting school in 2012 and started working as a pediatric dental assistant. She joined the team at Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in April 2015 and really enjoys working with children. Her hobbies include hiking, hunting, fishing, snowboarding, and horseback riding.

Itzel

Itzel

Itzel has been a pediatric dental assistant for 2 years, and she previously worked in orthodontics for a year. Itzel joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in May 2016. What she enjoys most about pediatric dentistry is all the laughter and play that comes from working with kids. Her favorite hobbies include being outdoors, Starbucks, and walking down every aisle at Target. Itzel and her husband welcomed their first baby spring of 2018, and she's overjoying with being a mommy.

Nelly

Nelly

Nelly has been a dental assistant for 3 years. She joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in April 2017, and as a mother of a toddler, she understands how important it is to create a bond at an early age in order to promote lifelong oral health for a child. She enjoys the lively environment that comes with working in pediatric dentistry. Children always keep you smiling and young at heart. Nelly spends her time off enjoying quality time with family, interacting, playing and watching her son grow. Her hobbies include hiking, playing soccer, and riding bikes with her husband, or playing with their German Sheppard, Max.

Carmen

Carmen

Carmen has 20 years of experience in the dental field. She joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in 2010 and is one of the original employees who started with the practice. Carmen is a mother of 3 wonderful children and enjoys her time off with her husband and family.

Courtney

Courtney

Courtney has been a dental assistant for over 7 years. She became a part of Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in October 2010. What Courtney enjoys most about working with children is helping them get through their fear of the dentist. Once that’s done, children say the most hilarious things which makes working in pediatrics so rewarding. On her time off, she is also a Yoga instructor, and being a Pacific Northwest-raised gal, she enjoys hiking, skiing, and being mom to her 2 equally adventurous young boys.

Lisa

Lisa

Lisa has worked in pediatric dentistry for 30 years. She joined the Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry team in December 2009. She has been here since day one and finds the most rewarding part of her job to be working with kids all day! She strives to make it a great and fun experience visiting the dentist. Lisa and her husband have 2 grown kids. She enjoys her time off being outdoors, working out at the gym and spending time with her husband and family.

Patty

Patty

Patty has been in dentistry for 17 years. She started with Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry January 2010 shortly after we opened the doors. What she loves about pediatric dentistry is working with kids all day long. Her biggest joys are to see a child overcome fear in dentistry and to watch them grow because we get to see them twice a year. She is married and has 3 wonderful girls, ages 17, 11 and 3. She loves refinishing furniture and helping her husband with home renovations.

Becky

Becky

Becky has worked in dentistry since 2004. She joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry June of 2010. Her favorite part about pediatric dentistry is being able to play with kids all day. She has 2 sons and 1 daughter. In her time off, she enjoys spending time with her husband and family traveling, camping, hiking and baking.

Tanya

Tanya

Tanya graduated from YVCC in 2005 and has been practicing in pediatrics ever since. Tanya joined the team at Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in June 2016. Her first day became a memorable one because it was team bonding day and the activity was White Water Rafting – surprise!!! She loves this team and our extended patient family. Kids are so happy and excited about everything. They keep the day uplifted with their smiles and even occasional hugs. Talking a nervous child through an appointment and having them get through with a smile at the end is the best feeling. Tanya is married to her high school sweetheart, and they have 2 wonderful children. They have 2 dogs, and their hobbies are vacations on the beach and shopping at Target and Marshalls.

Chelsie

Chelsie

Chelsie has been in dentistry for 9 years as a hygienist. She joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in February 2017. What she loves most about dentistry is that she can teach people the importance of oral health and help to create a comfortable, fun environment for patients. Working with kids is the best because you can be silly and make an impact early on as to how they view dentistry! In her time off, Chelsie loves spending time with her family outdoors! She and her husband have 3 children, ages 5, 4 and 18 months!

Noemi

Noemi has four years of experience as a dental assistant. She joined Wenatchee Pediatric Dentistry in September 2018 and loves that her team feels like her family away from home. Working with children brings so much fun and laughter into her days and is never boring.  Noemi enjoys hiking, road trips with her two daughters and wandering down every isle of Target as often as possible.