Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Mandy

Mandy

Registered Dental Hygienist

Mandy has been a dental hygienist for more than ten years, with most of those years here at Discovery Dental. She really enjoys interacting with our dental patients and explaining the dental care process.

She grew up in Camas but now lives in East Vancouver with her husband Chip and their daughter Avery. In her spare time, she likes watching scary movies, playing slow-pitch softball, and taking family walks to the park with her two small dogs tagging along.


Connie

Connie

Registered Dental Hygienist

Connie has worked in the dental field since 1983 and has been with our practice since 1987. She loves getting to know each patient individually and enjoys catching up with patients when they come in for checkups and treatments.

A native of Washougal, Connie lives with her husband Dave and has four children: Ron, Bobbie, Ryan, and Tyler. Connie is an avid reader and also enjoys entertaining and traveling.


Sheri

Sheri

Concierge

Sheri has been with us since 2007 and greets each patient with a smile and welcomes him or her to our practice. She helps arrange appointments, handles the filing processes, and it is her cheery voice that you hear when you call our office.

Sheri loves keeping active through hiking, walking, and playing tennis. She enjoys spending time with her husband Dave, daughter Sierra, and sons Ryken and Devon. She also loves home decorating.


Alena

Alena

Dental Assistant

Alena was born in the country of Georgia and moved to the Pacific Northwest in 1992. She grew up in Washougal and started in the dental field in 2004.

Alena is our resident world traveler, having visited many countries and planning on visiting many more. She also enjoys being physically active and hiking.


Brittany

Brittany

Dental Assistant

Brittany started working in the dental field in 2014 and has been on our team since 2017. She loves getting to know our patients and making them comfortable while she is assisting with dental procedures.

When she is not making patients smile, Brittany enjoys playing with her two cats, Fabio and Charley Mae. She also loves baking desserts, home improvement projects, and finding new restaurants to enjoy.


Chloe

Chloe

Dental Assistant

Born and raised in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, Chloe has been working in the dental care field since 2007. She loves connecting and building one-on-one relationships with our patients.

Chloe is married to her high school sweetheart, Michael. Together they enjoy antique shopping, trying new local coffee shops, and weekend trips to the beach with their puppy, Lola.


Becki

Becki

Concierge

After being a patient here, Becki loves being on the other side of the counter meeting new people every day.

Becki moved to Washougal in 2015 from Portland with her husband David and their three kids Camryn, Sam and Marion. In the times that she is not running her kids around to various activities, she loves listening to books, eating good food, and being with her family.


Madison

Madison

Registered Dental Hygienist

A Washougal native, Madison has worked in the dental field since 2013 as an assistant here at Discovery Dental. She recently received her dental hygiene degree in June 2018 and is excited to jumpstart her career. Madison's gentle touch allows her patients to have a positive and comfortable experience.

When not working, Madison enjoys going on weekend getaways to the coast with her family and exploring the Portland metro area for new unique places to eat.


Kirsten

Kirsten

Concierge

Kirsten has been working in the dental field since 2002. She loves working in dentistry not only because she gets to see amazing transformations but also because she values the relationships that she forms with each patient.

Kirsten has been married for 22 years to Henry and they have a daughter Joslyn who is a student at Ole’ Miss…GO REBELS!! In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and friends, enjoys the beach, and living in the PNW because it is so beautiful!


Laura

Laura

Hygiene Assistant

Laura moved to the area in 2013, along with her husband Robert and their two sons, Kyler and Brayden. She has worked in the dental field for more than a decade and enjoys providing the most optimum care to her patients.

When not working, Laura enjoys gardening, spending time with her family and friends, antique shopping at the coast, and painting inspirational quotes.


Courtney

Courtney

Registered Dental Hygienist

Originally from Maryland, Courtney moved to the Pacific Northwest in 2013. She comes from a family full of dental professionals and has been working as a hygienist since 2009.

In her free time she enjoys snow skiing, golfing, and running, along with most outdoor activities the Northwest has to offer. When she’s not out and about, she also appreciates a good movie night at home, where she can hang out with her two cats, Harry Potter and Ron Weasley.


Nicole

Nicole

Registered Dental Hygienist

New to the Pacific Northwest, Nicole is originally from Atlanta, GA. She has been a hygienist for more than ten years and recently earned a Master's Degree in Public Health with a focus on prevention science. She loves her profession as a dental hygienist and is committed to providing thorough yet gentle care to her patients and their families.

In her free time, Nicole enjoys spending time with her husband and two small children, and looks forward to exploring the beautiful PNW for years to come.


Erica

Erica

Concierge

Born in Japan, but raised in our very own Camas, Erica joined our front desk team in 2019. She is a recent University of Washington graduate and has moved back to beautiful SW Washington, where she has joined our team and is one of the friendly faces you see when you walk into Discovery Dental. Erica enjoys watching and rewatching her favorite movies and shows, and is always looking for new places to eat. Next time you see her, share your restaurant recommendations with her, especially if they've got delicious Asian food!


Morgan

Morgan

Hygiene Assistant

Morgan has lived in Washougal since pre-school and is a Washougal High School graduate. She comes from a long line of dentists, including her Dad, her Uncle and her grandpa! She is an animal lover of the highest order and takes tremendous care of her rescue dog, Maple. She is well known for her impressive hand-drawn pet portraits. In her free time, Morgan enjoys drawing, painting, listening to music and trail running.


Rebecca

Rebecca

Dental Assistant

Rebecca was born in California and relocated to Washougal in 1997. She attended and graduated from Washougal Schools. Rebecca has been in the dental field since 2009. As a child, like many, she had some apprehension about visiting the dentist and knew she wanted to help others overcome their dental anxieties. She married her best friend John, a native to Washougal, in 2009. Together they have two boys and a dog; Carson, Mason and Eleanor. When not working Rebecca enjoys hiking, family bike rides, riding quads, archery, baking, reading, trips to the beach and gardening.


Heather

Heather Bakker

Treatment Coordinator

Heather grew up in Corvallis, OR (Go Beavers!) and is a graduate of Western Oregon University with a degree in Health Education. She started in the dental field in 1998 and loves helping patients understand their oral health and how we can help optimize that health. Heather and her husband Joel live in Camas and have three lovely daughters, Mackenzie, Cydney and Kennedy. She is a true foodie and loves traveling and wine.


Flower

Flower

Registered Dental Hygienist

Flower grew up in Vancouver, and has been a dental hygienist since 2005. She believes that active listening, trust, compassion, individualized patient education, and providing gentle care to her patients is crucial when building lasting relationships. When she’s not working, you may find Flower and her husband supporting local eateries and wineries. She adores spending time with her two sons, and also loves cooking & creating family dinners, collecting house plants, playing outdoors, cozying up by a fireplace, and watching DIY home makeover shows.


Robin

Robin

Office Manager

Robin grew up in Modesto, California and recently moved here from Sacramento, CA to be closer to her daughter who lives in Oregon. She has worked in dental management since 2001. She loves her job and thrives on increasing efficiencies and making things easier and more effortless for her dental team. She is obsessed with her dogs, enjoys kayaking, hiking and exploring the great outdoors.


Mariah

Mariah

Concierge

Mariah grew up in the little town of Cougar, right at the base of Mt. St. Helens. She started in the dental field as an assistant and now she is one of the incredible ladies who helps you at our front desk. Mariah loves the dental field because she gets to help people achieve a smile they are confident in. She spends her free time camping, hunting and picking wild chanterelles with her lab, Max.