Columbus Family Dental

STAFF DIRECTORY

We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! Our staff is trained, skilled, and has years of experience treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to provide energetic and fun-­loving service to each patient, and we stay current with the latest in technological advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

  • Sandy
      Sandy Business Manager

      Sandy has been in the dental industry for nearly 20 years. Her career began as a dental assistant and then transitioned to financial/insurance coordinator. In 2007, Sandy took the position of Office/Business Manager for Columbus Family Dental. With Sandy’s clinical, financial and insurance knowledge, this makes her very flexible to be able to help wherever needed. Sandy was born and raised in Columbus. She is married and has also raised her four kids in Columbus. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, golfing, Zumba and taking walks.

    • Jamie
        Jamie Office Manager

        Jamie joined Columbus Family Dental in 2009 as a dental assistant.  She is now the Office Manager for Columbus Family Dental and Prairie Lakes Dental.  Jamie enjoys spending time at the lake and camping with her family.

      • Deb
          Deb Front Desk Associate

          Deb has worked with Columbus Family Dental since 2011 and been in the dental field for 16 years. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping and playing softball.

        • Cindy
            Cindy Front Desk Associate

            Cindy is one of the first “Smiles” that you will see when coming into Columbus Family Dental. She has been with Columbus Family Dental since 2008. Cindy has over 30 years of receptionist experience in the medical and dental field. Cindy enjoys the lovely spring and summer days. Cindy and her husband reside in Beaver Dam.

          • Angela
              Angela Front Desk Associate

              Angela has joined the practice in 2018 and is thrilled to be apart of such a passionate and dynamic group of people. Being dedicated to taking care of people, Angela’s greatest joy is making people smile and relax. As a life-long resident of the lake country area, she enjoys being outdoors especially on the water.

            • Julie
                Julie Front Desk Associate

                Julie has been working in the dental field for 21 years. She started as a dental assistant and currently works as a patient coordinator. In addition to spending quality time with family and friends, she is a huge Badger and Packers Fan and enjoys attending games each year. She resides in Columbus with her husband and two daughters.

              • Arleta
                  Arleta Dental Assistant

                  Arleta is excited to join the Columbus Family Dental team as a Dental Assistant; previously, she worked as an aesthetician. A life-long resident of the Madison area, Arleta has always enjoyed spending time outdoors. She is also passionate about music and loves to travel.

                • Danielle
                    Danielle Dental Assistant

                    Danielle has been a dental assistant with Prairie Lakes Dental since 2015. She enjoys interacting with her patients and making them feel comfortable at each visit. In her spare time, she enjoys playing volleyball, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

                  • Emily
                      Emily Dental Assistant

                      Emily has been working as a dental assistant with Columbus Family Dental/Prairie Lakes Dental since 2010. She enjoys fitness and prides herself on being a lifelong Packers fan. Emily looks forward to the variety that each day brings, and she can’t wait to help you find the smile that you’ve been waiting for.

                    • Gracie
                        Gracie Dental Assistant

                        Gracie grew up in Madison and attended Madison East High School. She completed the Dental Assistant Program at Madison Area Technical College in 2015. Her favorite parts about her job are building relationships with patients and learning something new every day. When she is not working, she enjoys hanging out with friends and spending time with her dog, Keva.

                      • Jessica
                          Jessica Dental Assistant

                          Jessica joined Columbus Family Dental in 2012. She worked at the Rio location before the merge with Columbus Family Dental. Jessica is very devoted and family oriented.

                        • Kailey
                            Kailey Dental Assistant

                            Kailey graduated from the Dental Assisting Program at Madison College and started working with us this year. Her favorite part about being a Dental Assistant is meeting new people everyday and helping others get back to feeling great and confident in their smiles. In her free time, Kailey loves to travel, play soccer and spend time with friends and family. Kailey also loves llamas.

                          • Lexi
                              Lexi Dental Assistant

                              Lexi has a passion for dentistry and is working on her degree in Biology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison while she works at Waterloo Family Dental/Columbus Family Dental. She lives in Madison with her 3 dogs. When not working, you can find Lexi fishing, snowboarding, hiking and spending time with her family.

                            • Lisa
                                Lisa Dental Assistant

                                Lisa has been a dental assistant with Columbus Family Dental/Prairie Lakes Dental since 2007. She enjoys working with the staff and patients, and looks forward to the variety that dental assisting brings everyday.

                              • Melissa
                                  Melissa Dental Assistant

                                  Melissa has been with Columbus Family Dental and Waterloo Family Dental since 2017. Before completing her certification in Dental Assisting from Madison College, Melissa worked as a CNA. She is passionate about great health and dental care and prides herself with making every patient feel comfortable as she helps them perfect their smiles. At home, Melissa enjoys cooking, gardening, and watching movies with her son.

                                • Morgan
                                    Morgan Dental Assistant

                                    Morgan has been with Waterloo Family Dental/Columbus Family Dental since 2017. She likes making patients feel at home and strives to provide comfort and warmth at every visit. Outside of the work, Morgan enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time with friends and family.

                                  • Rachel
                                      Rachel Dental Assistant

                                      Rachel grew up in Southern Wisconsin and earned her Certificate of Dental Assisting from Bridge Street Dental Assisting School in 2011. Prior to becoming a dental assistant, Rachel worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She enjoys taking care of people and has found her passion in dentistry. Rachel loves helping her patients achieve the smile they desire. She is always willing to take the time to answer questions for her patients and strives to make them feel more comfortable while in her care. Outside the office, Rachel enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She lives in Beaver Dam with her husband, Jeff, young daughter, Blakeleigh,and Black Lab Meeka.

                                    • Rachel
                                        Rachel Dental Assistant

                                        Rachel started working with Columbus Family Dental team in 2018. She hopes to make all of her patients feel as excited about dentistry as she is. Rachel lives in Cottage Grove and loves to play volleyball.

                                      • Selina
                                          Selina Dental Assistant

                                          Selina has been working with Columbus Family Dental/Waterloo Family Dental since 2016 and received her Dental Assistant Diploma at Madison College. In her spare time, Selina enjoys hiking and kayaking.

                                        • Connie
                                            Connie Dental Hygienist

                                            Connie has been working in the dental field for 30 years, starting first as an assistant and now as a hygienist. She has developed many relationships with patients throughout the years. Connie especially enjoys seeing new generations of families coming in. Born and raised in Columbus, Connie now also is raising her two daughters here with her husband, Todd, in their rural home. Connie often tells her patients that she loves her job just as much today as she did the day she started. “When you love what you do, you never work a day in your life.”

                                          • Holly
                                              Holly Dental Hygienist

                                              Holly grew up in Beaver Dam and attended Beaver Dam High School. She graduated with an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2008 from Madison College. She joined Columbus Family Dental in 2012. Holly loves getting to know each patient and helping them feel comfortable with their dental experience. In her free time, Holly loves to spend time with her husband doing outdoor activities, traveling, and spending time with their family.

                                            • Stacy
                                                Stacy Dental Hygienist

                                                Stacy has over 16 years of dental experience. She enjoys building relationships with her patients. She strives to make sure each patient has a pleasant dental experience. When Stacy is not working she enjoys camping, reading and spending time with her husband and her two children Kaiden and Hadlie.

                                              • Wendy
                                                  Wendy Dental Hygienist

                                                  Wendy aspired to become a dental hygienist at the age of 12 and graduated from MATC in 2004, completing that goal. She enjoys music, board games and going for walks. She resides in Marshall with her husband, Jamie, and son, Larsen.