Meet Our Staff


Kris - Office Manager

Kris knows more about the history of our office than anyone! Like several of our employees, Kris was a patient first and loved the office so much she began her career at the front desk in 1984. In 2005, she transitioned into the office manager position. As our office manager,

Kris excels at making sure we provide excellent care and customer service for all of our patients. She enjoys seeing the generations of families that continue to receive their orthodontic care at White Orthodontics.

In her free time, Kris and her husband, Kenny, enjoy spending time with their three children.



LauraLaura - Office Manager/Orthodontic Assistant

Laura was introduced to orthodontics in 1988 as a patient at our office. She joined the team in 1997 working part-time as a sterilization technician. Broadening her job responsibilities, she became certified with Basic Skills and Expanded Functions in Orthodontics. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Speech Communication degree from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Laura began working full time in January 2004.

Laura loves getting to know our patients at their monthly appointments. In her spare time, Laura and her family enjoy being active outside.


Kim HKim H. - Accounts Manager

Kim works in the O’Fallon office as our accounts manager and has been with White Orthodontics since August 2010. Kim has an accounting degree from Missouri State and has been working in the field since 1988.

Kim has been happily married to her husband, Jim, for 29 years.They have five sons, a dog and a cat who help keep life interesting and fun!

Kim loves the friendly atmosphere at White Orthodontics and the fact that everyone here works together as a team to accomplish goals.


MichelleMichelle - Treatment Coordinator

Michelle, like several other employees, started her journey as a patient of the office. Michelle officially joined the team in June of 2001 as the treatment coordinator. She previously worked for a dental insurance company and has been an asset in helping patients navigate their insurance plans. Michelle’s favorite part about her job is meeting our patients and seeing the beautiful smiles emerge!

Michelle is a very loving mother to her two Labrador Retrievers. You will find Michelle and her four-legged babies most often out on a trail hiking. She also enjoys mountain biking and traveling to destinations that have mountain bike trails to explore.


Nicole CNicole C. - Treatment Coordinator/Insurance Coordinator

Nicole has been with White Orthodontics since 2011. Before joining the team, Nicole traveled the world as a military dependent and after college as an active duty Air Force member. You can find Nicole in the O’Fallon office where she helps with the front desk, insurance, and treatment coordinating.

Nicole and her husband have two boys who keep them on their toes. She enjoys spending time with family, reading and traveling.


CorimCorin - Treatment Coordinator/Orthodontic Assistant

Corin is one of our Treatment Coordinators and one of the first faces you’ll see when starting treatment. She joined our team in 2016 as a Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions and over 17 years of experience. In addition to orthodontics, Corin also has her Expanded Functions in Restorative & Prosthetics. She also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality & Restaurant Administration from Missouri State University. Prior to her dental career, she was a restaurant manager. When Corin is not watching her boys play baseball, she enjoys off-road biking and spending time with her family & friends in the great outdoors.


GenevieveGenevieve - Front Office Coordinator

Genevieve is one of the first faces you’ll see as you come through our door in Florissant. She has been part of the White Orthodontics team since 2004. Genevieve is always eager to make our patients feel right at home.

In her free time, Genevieve and her family enjoy traveling and testing her culinary skills.


ValVal - Insurance Coordinator

Val joined our White Orthodontics team in 2014. As the insurance coordinator, Val handles insurance claims and audits payments to ensure proper processing of your orthodontic benefits. She enjoys seeing all of the beautiful smiles that emerge from our patients. Prior to joining our team, Val worked in the accounting field. She has an associate’s degree in business and a bachelor's degree in accounting.

Outside of work, Val enjoys working on crafty projects at home, reading a good book, or spending time with her family and friends. She has four children who are very active, and Val is always on the go cheering them on.


MackenzeeMackenzee - Front Office Coordinator

Mackenzee is one of the first friendly faces you’ll see in our O’Fallon office. She joined our team in 2021 and has years of customer service experience. Mackenzee enjoys helping patients and the friendly atmosphere at White Orthodontics.

Mackenzee enjoys restoring pick-up trucks, reading, and hiking with her dog.


ChristineChristine - Front Office Coordinator

Christine has been with White Orthodontics since 2015. She loves working with the staff and all of the patients. Christine attended Wayne State University where she received a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Christine and her husband have three children. She and her family moved to St. Louis from Michigan and they enjoy how family oriented St. Louis is. Christine and her husband enjoy weekends spent with their children and Saturday morning runs at local St. Louis parks.


Kim PKim P. - Orthodontic Assistant

Kim has been with our team since 1989! She is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions. Kim enjoys meeting new people and getting to know them throughout their treatment. The smile at the end is her greatest reward.

In her spare time, Kim enjoys staying active by playing racquetball and pickleball, working in her yard, and spending time with her family.


JennyJenny - Orthodontic Assistant

Jenny is certified with Basic Skills and Expanded Functions in Orthodontics. She has been part of our team since 1998. Her talents include creative marketing ideas and organizing fun staff retreats.

Prior to her employment with our office, Jenny taught preschool and has an associates degree in early childhood education. She is passionate about children and has four adorable children.


CorrieCorrie - Orthodontic Assistant

Corrie has been with White Orthodontics since 2006 and in the field of orthodontics since 2002. Corrie is certified with Expanded Functions in Orthodontics. She enjoys watching a patient’s confidence grow as they progress through treatment.

Corrie has a wonderful husband and two grown children. In her free time, she loves being outdoors near the water and spending time with her family.


EllenEllen - Orthodontic Assistant

Ellen has been with White Orthodontics since 2014. She is certified with Basic Skills and Expanded Functions in Orthodontics. She has been in the orthodontic field since 1991. Ellen is very enthusiastic to provide great patient care. She loves being a team member and being part of the transformation of our patients’ smiles.

In her spare time, Ellen loves to spend time with her family. She is happily married to her husband, Tim, and they have two sons, Troy and Jake. Ellen also enjoys being outdoors in the Colorado mountains or in nature at the family farm. She is also an avid collector of stones and crystals, so much so that she carries rocks in her pockets!


JessieJessie - Orthodontic Assistant

Jessie joined our team in 2018. She attended Truman State and St. Charles Community College, and is certified with Basic Skills and Expanded Functions in Orthodontics. Jessie has been in the orthodontic field since 1999. She enjoys working with our patients and the fun team of employees here at White Orthodontics.

In her spare time, Jessie loves to watch her boys play football and cheer on the St. Louis Cardinals!


AlyssaAlyssa - Orthodontic Assistant

Before joining our team in 2020, Alyssa had nine years experience in general dentistry and two years in orthodontics. She enjoys working at White Orthodontics, because she loves watching our patient’s confidence grow while getting to know each person throughout their treatment.

In her spare time, Alyssa loves camping with her two sons and crafting.


SusanSusan - Lab Technician

Susan became an orthodontic assistant in 1983. She is a certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions and Basic Skills. Susan also has been trained in fabricating orthodontic appliances. Since 2011, Susan has been in charge of our lab and enjoys making the appliances for our patients. Susan says that she likes working for White Orthodontics because of the exceptional quality of work and the care that is provided for our patients.

Susan and her family moved to the area in 2009, from Cape Girardeau, MO where she was born and raised. She and her husband have three sons, two daughters-in law and one granddaughter. Susan loves to garden, fish, hike, and spend time outdoors.


JackieJackie - Orthodontic Assistant

Jackie joined the White Orthodontic team in 2019. She has been assisting in general dentistry since 2014, has completed a dental assisting course, and is certified with Basic Skills. Jackie looks forward to helping others boost their self confidence.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Nick, and three children. They enjoy camping, fishing, game nights and refinishing old furniture.


JennaJenna - Orthodontic Assistant

Jenna has worked in orthodontics since 2001 and joined White Orthodontics in 2019. She is certified with Expanded Functions in Orthodontics. Jenna loves meeting and getting to know our patients while helping them to improve their smiles.

When not working, Jenna enjoys spending time with her husband and four children camping, boating and being outdoors.


HalleyHalley - Orthodontic Assistant

Halley has been in the dental field since 2015 and is certified in Dental Assisting. She joined our team in 2021, and enjoys getting to know patients over the course of their treatment while helping them to achieve a beautiful and healthy smile.

Haley loves spending time with her son swimming, boating and enjoying time outdoors.


DerekDerek - Sterilization Technician

Derek joined the White Orthodontics team in 2016 as a high school student. He is now a full-time student at Lindenwood University studying Electrical Engineering. Derek assists with our sterilization process.

When not working or studying, Derek enjoys hanging out with friends, watching YouTube and working out.


BriannaBrianna - Sterilization Technician

Bri joined White Orthodontics in 2021 and is a student at St. Louis Community College. She plans to pursue a career in the dental field after college. She loves the positive work environment we have at White Orthodontics, and enjoys seeing a patient’s smile transform during treatment.

In her free time, Bri loves to spend time at the pool, boating and spending time with family.