“I enjoying working with our friendly staff and patients in a position where I am able to use my math, computer, and accounting background.”
Penni Joined our office in May of 2016 as our business Administrator. Penni earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in computer science with minors in math and accounting at Youngstown State University in 1986. In 1988, she received an Ohio Certificate to teach grade 7-12 math and computers. Penni went on to further her education and earned a Master’s degree in Curriculum from Youngstown State University in 1992.
When Penni is not in the office she spends her time trying new recipes, crafting, and enjoying time with her husband and their 4 boys.
“Our dentist and team genuinely care about our practice. My co-workers are a pleasure to work with and make my job more enjoyable.”
Kelly has been with our practice since 1994, which gives her the distinction of being the longest employed person at this practice. She earned an Associate’s Degree in Office Technology in 1988 at Kent State University. Kelly is our main resource in coordinating your dental insurance benefits. She enjoys helping patients fully maximize their insurance benefits to decrease their out-of-pocket expense.
When she isn’t working with insurance companies, she loves spending time with family and friends and enjoys the outdoors.
Front Desk Receptionist/Certified Dental Assistant
“I love the friendly atmosphere here in our office and enjoy working with a great Doctor and staff that truly cares for each and every one of our patients.”
Kristi has been with our office since 2001. She earned her CDA at Choffin School of Accredited Dental Assisting in Youngstown, OH. After a few years of assisting she took a position with the front desk staff as a receptionist. Her smiling face will be the first of many you see when coming through our doors.
Outside of work, Kristi spends her time with family.
Registered Dental Hygienist
“I love teaching patients from age 3 to 103 how to maintain their smile and oral health. I also enjoy the long-term relationships I have built with our patients.”
Tricia has been helping patients keep their smiles healthy and bright in our practice for over 20 years. She received an Associate of Applied Science Degree from Youngstown State University in 1994 and has been in the dental field ever since. She is an extremely talented patient educator and very passionate about helping people understand the importance of oral health. Tricia is very active in the dental community, from visiting schools during dental health month to organizing and providing dental necessities for The Patchwork Foundation.
Outside of work, Tricia enjoys summer vacations with her family. Their favorite vacation spot is Hilton Head Island, SC.
Registered Dental Hygienist
“I love that this office provides me with a unique opportunity to positivity impact the oral health of everyone that sits in my chair.”
Jennifer joined our office in 2001. With over 22 years of dental knowledge, she is extremely devoted to educating patients on their individual needs. Jennifer received her associate of Applied Science Degree in 2001 at Cuyahoga Community College. Her passion in dentistry lead her to futher her education at Youngstown State University where she earned her Bachelors of Science – Allied Health degree in 2002. Jennifer takes pride in providing her patients a relaxed and comfortable environment so they always have a positive dental experience.
Outside of work, Jennifer loves spending time with her family.
Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
“The Exceptional quality of treatment that is given in a very comfortable setting is what I love most about this office.”
Marya has been helping patients obtain their perfect smiles for over 34 years. We were lucky to find her and she has been with us now for over a year. She earned her Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Youngstown State University and also obtained an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant License allowing her to perform restorations under supervision of a Dentist. With her huge heart and extensive dental knowledge, she is great at putting nervous patients at ease.
Outside of the office, Marya enjoys gardening and enjoying time with her family.
Certified Dental Assistant
“It is truly rewarding to watch our patient’s smiles transform with every appointment.”
Becky has been assisting in the transformation of smiles in this office since 2001. She has over 25 years of Dental experience. She received her CDA in 2001 when she completed the required exams through the Dental Assisting National Board. Becky also works alongside Dr. Rohrabaugh during his orthodontic and Invisalign cases.
When Becky is not at work, she enjoys crafts, spending time with family, and singing. If you listen carefully, you might hear her singing her way around the office.
Certified Dental Assistant
“I truly enjoy working with everyone at the office. I like the friendships I have gained and the team we have become.”
Kristin earned her CDA at Choffin Career Centers Nationally Accredited Dental Assisting program in 1995. She has been working in the dental field for over 22 years. Over two of those years have been at our office. Kristin is very friendly and always has a smile on her face. She strives to build relationships with her patients and finds their trust very important and rewarding.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and watching her children play sports.
“I’m very proud to be a part of such a friendly, dedicated staff. I love meeting new people and helping them feel good about their smile.”
Kaylee is our newest team member and a wonderful addition to our caring dental family. She has been in the dental field as a DA since 2009. As of May 2016, Kaylee has been treating our patients like family and making sure their visit here can be the best visit possible.
When she is not working, Kaylee enjoys spending time outdoors with her family.