Meet Our Team
We like to work together and it shows! With a warm smile and a friendly hello, our friendly and talented dental team will assure that you will be comfortable and well-taken care of in a relaxed environment. If you have questions, just ask and we will be eager to help you.
Heidi Scheduling Coordinator
Front desk staff member Heidi, the scheduling & insurance guru, has been a team member since 1995. She enjoys getting to know the patients and making sure that they have a positive experience at the dental office. Outside of work, Heidi likes to spend time with her husband and five grandchildren. She also loves cooking, baking, music and traveling.
Melissa joined our team in 2018. She is originally from Devils Lake, but has called Grand Forks home for 32 years. At the office, Melissa coordinates scheduling, reception and insurance. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family. She and her husband hope to get another golden retriever in the future, as they love dogs. She also enjoys sports and traveling!
Kelly, RDA, CDA Dental Assistant
Kelly hails from Arthur, ND and received her dental assisting degree from Northwest Technical College. She loves the variety that dental assisting provides, and enjoys seeing the before and after results of esthetic dentistry as well as patients leaving with great looking smiles. Outside of work, she enjoys being outdoors, riding bike and going for walks. She also loves spending time at the hockey rink watching her three sons doing what they love most.
Becky, RDA, CDA Dental Assistant
Becky graduated from Northwest Technical College and is from Blackduck, MN. She loves meeting patients and putting them at ease about procedures they might need. She and her husband Galen like camping, hiking, and going to concerts. She also loves to spend time with friends, family and taking their dogs with wherever they go.
Jenni, RDH Dental Hygienist
Jenni, a Thief River Falls native, graduated from Lake Superior College with a degree in dental hygiene and has been with Center for Smile Design ever since. She has a passion for oral hygiene and loves getting to know her patients while helping and educating them in their oral health. Outside of work, she enjoys anything outdoors and spends as much time as possible with family and friends.
Kristin, RDH Dental Hygienist
Kristin completed her dental hygiene degree in 2005 from Lake Superior College. Her favorite part of dental hygiene are the relationships formed with new and current patients. She enjoys spending time with family, cooking, biking, reading and lake season.
Carla, RDH Dental Hygienist
Dental hygienist Carla has been with Center for Smile Design since 2015. She enjoys all of the learning opportunities and working with great co-workers. She loves spending time at the lake and enjoys being outside. She also loves to travel and explore new places and destinations.
Katie, RDH, RDA Dental Hygienist
Katie is a Bismarck, ND native and is very passionate about dental hygiene. She completed her degree in dental hygiene in 2012 from the North Dakota State College of Science. She loves developing relationships with patients and helping them out with their oral hygiene. Outside of work, she enjoys golfing, shopping, fishing, spending time with her husband and their dog Riggins.