Amy – Office Manager
Amy completed the Dental Assisting Program at Ivy Tech in 1995 and graduated from the Dental Assistant Expanded Duty Program from IUPUI in 2000. She joined our office in early 2000, and she completed training in coronal polishing and fluoride in 2011. Amy works hard to help our patients feel comfortable and at ease, and she has great attention for detail. Away from work, Amy enjoys reading, scrapbooking, and spending time with her husband, Chris, and two beautiful daughters, Lexi and Lily.
Marsha – Insurance and Account Manager
Marsha joined our staff in 1980 after completing training as a dental assistant at Ivy Tech. She has been our insurance and account manager for many years after beginning as a dental assistant. Marsha and her husband, Barry, have two sons, Jonathan and Ashton. Marsha enjoys reading and cooking in addition to her active schedule at church.
Angela – Front Office Administration
Angela is from the Lafayette area and has been working in our front office since February 2001. Angela earned an associate degree in business administration from Indiana Business College. She and her husband, Craig, have four children, Chloe, Annikah, Ramsey, and Carsten. In her free time, Angela enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Cassie – Front Office Administration
Cassie joined our staff in 2007. She has attended Indiana State University, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, and Kaplan University. Cassie enjoys working at Tecumseh Dental Center because of our fun, family-friendly dental office. When she isn’t working, she likes to read, shop, and spend time with her daughter, Makayla.
Tara P. – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Tara graduated from Ivy Tech in 2002 and joined our staff that July. She completed her expanded functions training in 2004, receiving training in all aspects of restorative dentistry. In 2011, Tara also completed training in coronal polishing and fluoride. She loves working with our dentists and staff, as well as helping our patients improve their smile. In her free time, Tara enjoys reading, quilting, scrapbooking, and spending time with her husband, Craig, and three children, Keagan, Carter, and Morgan.
Sherie – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Sherie has been a Dental Assistant for 21 years. She graduated from IUPUI and Ivy Tech, and she enjoys working with our dentists, dental staff, and wonderful patients at our Lafayette dental office. Sherie is married to her husband, Kirk, and they have three children, Whitney, Jake, and Eli. When she isn’t working to improve your smile, she enjoys running, helping at her children’s school, and being a dance coach.
Tosha – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Tosha completed her dental assisting training in 2008 and joined our staff in February of that year. She earned a bachelor of general studies with a minor in psychology at Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne, and she completed training in coronal polishing and fluoride in 2011. Tosha and her husband, Matt, have two dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys running, biking, camping, hunting, and spending time with her family and friends.
Kristen – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Kristen has been with our office since graduating from the Dental Assisting program at Ivy Tech in August 2014. She is certified in Coronal Polishing and Fluoride Application. She will complete the Expanded Duties for Dental Assistants program at IUPUI in November 2014. In her free time, Kristen enjoys spending time with friends & family and cheering on the Purdue Boilermakers & Indianapolis Colts.
Sam – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Sam completed her dental assisting internship at our office. After graduating from Fortis College she became a full time part of our team! Sam served in the United States Army from 2007-2013. She has two beautiful children, Aubrey and Asherr.
Aleea – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
I joined the practice in 2016. Lafayette native, graduated from Mccutcheon HighSchool and recently graduated from the Ivy Tech Dental Assisting program in 2016. I have recently discovered the satisfaction of working in dentistry, and cannot wait to find out what is yet to come! In my free time I love to play volleyball, workout, and be with my 3 year old daughter, Peyton!
Riley – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Riley graduated from the dental assisting program at IvyTech during the summer of 2017. She graduated as an expanded functions dental assistant, and she is certified in coronal polishing and fluoride application. She was hired as a member of our team after she finished her clinical externship at our office. She loves being able to help patients improve their smiles, and she looks forward to continuing to learn all that dentistry has to offer. Outside of work, Riley loves spending time with her boyfriend, friends, and family.
Christy – Dental Hygienist
Christy joined our staff in 2001. She has been a dental hygienist since graduating from Indiana University Northwest in 2000. Before becoming a hygienist, she worked in all areas of the dental office, from dental assisting to handling insurance claims, for four years. Christy loves being a dental hygienist because she gets to meet new people and help them feel better about their smiles. She and her husband, Rod, have two sons. Christy and her family enjoy camping, boating, and traveling together.
Trudi – Dental Hygienist
Trudi joined our staff in November of 2001 as a dental hygienist. A graduate of Indiana University School of Dentistry, she brings years of experience and caring hygiene ability along with her. Trudi’s favorite part of our practice is the people! She and her husband, John, have three daughters. Away from the office, Trudi enjoys golfing with her family.
Emily – Dental Hygienist
Emily grew up in Lafayette and was a patient in our office before leaving the area for her education. She graduated in 2002 from Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne in dental hygiene, and she joined our dental staff that same year. She enjoys getting to know our patients and helping them to have beautiful, healthy smiles! Emily is married to her husband, Andy, and they have two sons. When she has a spare moment, she enjoys interior decorating.
Carrie – Dental Hygienist
Carrie graduated from Wallace State College in Alabama with a degree in Dental Hygiene in 2010. She moved to Indiana in 2010 and worked in the Lafayette area for 4 years before joining the Tecumseh Dental team in 2015. In addition to working as a hygienist, Carrie is an adjunct faculty member at Ivy Tech in the Dental Assisting program. Carrie enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons.
Sara – Dental Hygienist
Sara graduated from the University of Southern Indiana with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene in May 2010, and she joined our team in June 2010. She is very passionate about what she does, and she enjoys working at our family-oriented dental practice. Sara grew up in Lafayette, and she married her husband, Wesley, in July 2010. She loves riding horses, being active outside, exercising, and attending any type of sporting event with her husband.
Morgan – Dental Hygienist
Morgan joined our team in September 2012 as a dental hygienist. She graduated with highest distinction from IUPUI/IU School of Dentistry with an associate degree in dental hygiene. Her favorite part of being a hygienist is the ability to get to know patients while educating them about oral and whole body health. Morgan loves working at our Lafayette dental practice because our team is like a second family and there is always laughter in our office. She loves spending any spare time with her husband, Brady, their daughter Cali, family, and friends. Morgan enjoys outdoor activities like golfing and fishing. She also enjoys a good book and spending time at Kentucky Lake.