CONNIE - OFFICE MANAGER
Connie shares her passion and her love for people with Smile Keepers. She has been in the dental field for over 35 years and joined Smile Keepers in 2005. Her vast experience and knowledge aids in assessing the needs and care of our patients, overseeing daily tasks as well as the management of the office and staff. She is a member of AADOM (American Academy of Dental Office Managers), and embraces growth and strives to help Smile Keepers provide a dental experience with a "WOW" factor.
Connie truly values her beautiful family. Tony, her husband of 36 years, 3 adult children, 2 son-in-laws, 4 grandchildren and a golden retriever round out the family. Spending any moment she can steal away with her beautiful little grandchildren is her first choice of fun. Other times you will find her in her flower garden, camping, swinging, reading, or having coffee with friends. Her other passion is leading worship at her church, where she plays guitar and sings. A little secret about Connie...she created and maintains the beautiful gardens at Smile Keepers.
LEIGHANN- DENTAL ASSISTANT
Leighann came to our practice in 2012. She has been in the dental field for over 17 yrs as a dental assistant.
She and her husband Jim were married in April of 2012 and together, with teenage daughter Madelyn, they are settled on Jim's family farmhouse, enjoying the beautiful fields of farming. Leighann spends her free time reading, running and spending time with family. She jas a warm and welcoming personality and you will quickly feel like a friend with her. Over the years Leighann has had many different "hats" in the office but most of the time you will see her sitting chairside with Dr Lewis assististing in providing outstanding clinical support. She believes that life is too short to get up in the nonsense of the little "bumps in life" and challenges others to just enjoy every moment....as she does!
CASSIE - PATIENT COORDINATOR
Cassie joined the practice in April 2013 and had recently worked as a dental assistant for approximately 9 years. She is married to Rob and they have 3 adorable children who keep her actively exploring the world of fun and play when she is not at work. In her free time, Cassie has a passion for capturing memories with photography and has enjoyed it so much she started her own side business with Love You More Photography!
Cassie is the one you will see to aid you in receiving the care you need and want...affordably. She is an expert with dental insurance information as well as Care Credit and will help you maximize your benefits. Cassie takes great pride in knowing that she "played an integral part" in making your smile healthy and shining! We are blessed to have Cassie and consider her a "Keeper" in the Smile Keepers Family!
LAURA - REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Since Laura was a little girl, she has dreamed of being a dental hygienist. This dream was realized when she joined Smile Keepers in 2005. To say Laura is enthusiastic about her endeavors in life would be an understatement. When Laura is not at Smile Keepers, sharing her skills and passion for dentistry, Laura is busy making memories with her husband Jason, newborn son Isaac. Harlee, an Australian Shepherd puppy, rounds out the family. Laura also enjoys being on the volleyball court slamming the ball or playing golf. Laura’s generous heart has been revealed several times when she donates her"'locks" to “Wigs 4 Kids”every couple of years. Laura lives by the statement… “don’t judge others” Laura was Dr. Lewis first employee at Smile Keepers and is definitely one of the reasons we "Smile" at Smile Keepers!!
CHERYL - REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Cheryl joined Smile Keepers in November of 2012 bringing with her 24 years of experience and passion for providing outstanding hygiene care for every patient she sees. She is highly motivated to treat her patients as family and you can often hear "loving on the little ones" that she has the opportunity to care for. Cheryl has an infectious laugh and a love for ALL God's creation. Her husband Bob and she are farmers and when not at work you may find Cheryl in the fields or tending to her beautiful farmland. She has 3 children Joshua, Emily, and son-in-law John. Cheryl became a "Grammie" last year and Grayson Robert has stolen her heart. Cheryl also owns "Grammie C's Creations" sewing blankets and unique baby items has become another joy of hers. "I can do all things through Christ, who strengthens me" is Cheryl's favorite verse" Smile Keepers is beyond blessed to have Cheryl with us!
JESSICA-REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Jessica is a registered Dental Assistant and comes to Smile Keepers with a heart of gold. Starting out as a patient at Smile Keepers, Dr. Lewis saw something special about her and the rest is...well...history. Learning and growing both professionally and personally is her style. She earned her Associates of Applied Science Degree in Dental Assisting, followed by her RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) licensure in 2014. Jessica loves to share and utilize ALL she can. . You will find Jessica in tandem with Dr. Lewis chairside, explaining treatment and keeping you comfortable throughout your visit. Jessica is a busy Mom of three with her newest little one just a few weeks old. We are certain that having a creative, artistic mommy like her brings loads of fun to the family. Smile Keepers is blessed by her "sparkle" and creativity too!
ERIKA – HYGIENE COORDINATOR
Erika is the smiling face you see as you walk into Smile Keepers. Erika joins us with 15 years of dental experience. She has spent time both assisting as well as handling the day to day administrative duties of the dental office. Not only will Erika be the welcoming Smile you see as she checks you in, Erika will also be the voice reminding you that visiting Smile Keepers at least a couple times a year for cleanings and exams will keep YOU smiling and help that shiny smile stay healthy!! Erika is all about family! She loves to spend time with her 4 children and 3 grandchildren. She loves to enjoy long weekends with her family up north fishing and camping. As much as she loves her family she has a huge soft spot for animals! She has opened her home to all kinds of animals in need from baby raccoons and baby kittens to rescue dogs in need. Her passion is her side business of Giant Gems Mastiffs where she is a Mastiff Mom to 7 and a professional breeder. We are excited to have such a kind and skilled person as a part of the Smile Keepers family!