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 and her husband enjoy being active outside with their two-legged and four-legged kiddos alike. She loves getting to know our patients at their monthly appointments.

Kim 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 26 years.They have five sons, two dogs, 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.

Michelle - 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 three 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 - 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.

CorinCorin - Treatment Coordinator / Orthodontic Assistant

Corin has been with our team since 2006. She is a Certified Orthodontic Assistant with Expanded Functions and has over 15 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 in the great outdoors.

Genevieve - Front Office Coordinator

Genevieve’s 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 taking road trips and testing her culinary skills.

Val - Insurance Coordinator/ Front Office Coordinator

Val joined our team at White Orthodontics in 2014. As the insurance coordinator for the O’Fallon office, Val handles the insurance claims and audits the payments to ensure proper processing of your orthodontic benefits. She also enjoys assisting at the front desk, meeting new people and 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.

JennyBJenny - 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.

ChristineChristine - Front Office Coordinator

Christine has been with White Orthodontics since June of 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.

Corrie - 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. Her reward comes from watching the 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.

Kim 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.

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!

SusanSusan - Lab Technician

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 and two daughters-in law. Susan loves to garden, fish, hike, and spend time outdoors.

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.

Jordan - Lab Technician

Jordan has been with White Orthodontics since 2013. He assists in our lab with making retainers. Jordan says that he loves that everyone is very nice and easy to talk to. He enjoys seeing patients get excited about the retainers he helped create.

Derek - Lab Technician

Derek joined the White Orthodontics team in 2016. He graduated from Fort Zumwalt West High School in 2019 and will attend Lindenwood University. Derek assists in our lab making retainers and enjoys helping the day run smoothly.

When Derek is not working, he enjoys hanging out with friends, watching YouTube and playing baseball.

Ashley W.Ashley W. - Records Technician

Ashley joined White Orthodontics in 2014. She currently attends Lindenwood University majoring in biology with an emphasis in cellular and molecular biology with a minor in philosophy. Ashley enjoys working with the doctors and staff at White Orthodontics to help patients achieve a beautiful and healthy smile.

In her spare time, Ashley enjoys binge watching Netflix and hanging out with her friends and family.

jackieJackie - Records Technician

Jackie joined the White Orthodontic team in 2019. She has been assisting in general dentistry since 2014 and has completed a dental assisting course. 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.

KateKate - Orthodontic Assistant

Kate joined White Orthodontics in 2019 and in the orthodontic field since 2010. Kate attended the Laurel Institute For Dental Assistants and is certified with Basic Skills and Expanded Functions in Orthodontics. She loves working with her co-workers at White Orthodontics and transforming smiles.

During her spare time, Kate enjoys cooking and spending time outdoors with her family and adorable son.

Nicole G. - Orthodontic Assistant/Records Tech

Nicole has been with White Orthodontics since 2016. She works in the Florissant office as a records technician and is training to become an orthodontic assistant. Nicole is a student at St. Charles Community College where she is majoring in biology. After graduation, she plans on continuing her work in the dental field.

Nicole loves working with our wonderful patients. She enjoys getting to know them and watching their confidence grow as their smiles transform.

JennaJenna - Orthodontic Assistant

Bio coming soon!