Meet The Team
Kacey was born and raised in Ohio. She has earned her Dental Assisting Certification. Kacey joined the Lima Community Dental team in March 2021. One of Kacey’s favorite things about the dental industry is the family atmosphere. She likes helping patients get out of pain and regain their smile.
Outside the practice, Kacey enjoys spending time with her husband and their dogs. Kacey is also a Cheer Coach.
“Life is short. Buy the shoes.” (Meghan March, n.d.).
Kelsea is a dedicated team member at Lima Community Dental, bringing her expertise since May 2023. She has a background in Office Administration and is passionate about dentistry. She stays updated on advancements in the field to provide excellent support to the dental team and care to patients.
Kelsea’s expertise, passion for dentistry, and commitment to growth make her invaluable to the team. Her ability to adapt quickly and her compassionate nature ensure exceptional care for patients. Kelsea is a remarkable administrative professional.
Outside of work, Kelsea enjoys being a member of the U.S. Trotting Association and remodeling projects. She also manages a family farm and prioritizes her children’s activities. Additionally, she is training for a half marathon.
Tiffany is an administrative professional at Lima Community Dental. She joined the team in May 2023 and was born and raised in Ohio. Before starting her administrative career, she obtained a phlebotomy certification. Tiffany enjoys interacting with patients and takes pride in providing excellent customer service.
Tiffany brings valuable experience and a friendly personality to her role at Lima Community Dental. She is a dedicated team player who goes above and beyond to help colleagues and patients. Her phlebotomy skills and ability to connect with people make her a valuable member of the Lima Community Dental community.
Outside of work, Tiffany spends time with her family and friends. She is engaged and has three children who keep her busy. Tiffany has a positive outlook on life and believes that everything will work out in the end.
Her favorite saying is, “It’s fine, I’m fine, Everything’s fine,” which helps her stay calm in challenging situations.
Jess was born and raised in Ohio. She joined the Lima Community Dental team in June 2015. She holds her Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Her favorite thing about the dental field is helping patients get their smiles back!
Outside of work, Jess enjoys working out and spending time with her children and family.
“Never regret anything that once made you smile.” (Mark Twain, n.d.).
Karen was born and raised in Ohio. She holds her Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Karen joined the Lima Community Dental team in 2010. She enjoys working alongside her teammates and serving patients’ different needs.
Karen is an avid golfer and loves playing in her free time. Karen also enjoys spending time with family, her grandchildren, and her dogs.
One of Karen’s favorite sayings is “The Golden Rule” and she treats others as she would like to be treated in life.
Kelly was born and raised in Ohio. She completed her EFDA certification at OSU/Sinclair Community College. Kelly joined the practice in June 2020. Her favorite thing about the dental industry is working with patients to improve their smile and boost their confidence!
Outside the office, Kelly enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren.
“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” (William James, 1884).
Darrell was born and raised in Ohio. He joined the Lima Community Dental team in April 2022. His favorite thing about the dental industry is helping people and working with an amazing team of professionals. Darrell aspires to continue his education with an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant certification.
Outside of work, Darrell enjoys listening to music, playing cards, and playing dominoes.
“Everything in the universe has rhythm, everything dances.” (Maya Angelou, 2011).
Katelynn is a skilled dental assistant at Lima Community Dental. She joined the practice in May 2023 after studying real estate at Rhode State College. Katelynn’s true passion lies in meeting new people and helping patients maintain a healthy mouth. She believes that a beautiful smile enhances appearance and overall well-being. Her friendly and empathetic nature creates a comfortable environment for patients, ensuring they receive the highest level of care.
Katelynn’s dedication, love for meeting people, and commitment to oral health make her an invaluable member of the dental team. With her warm demeanor and genuine care, she provides exceptional dental care and support to each patient.
Outside of work, Katelynn treasures time with her daughter and enjoys reading to explore new perspectives. She also prioritizes her physical and mental well-being through workouts.
Alivia was born and raised in Ohio. She joined the Lima Community Dental team in May 2022. Alivia’s favorite thing about the dental industry is the generous spirit of her teammates and helping others.
Outside of work, Alivia enjoys spending time with her family and working out. She especially enjoys taking her dog for walks and being outdoors.
“Be there for others but never leave yourself behind.” (Dodinsky, n.d.)