Our Staff

The staff at Dakota Family Smiles provide our guests with quality dental care and a gentle touch.

Our experienced team is dedicated to making sure you are not only comfortable during your treatments, but also making sure you are well informed. We’re very proud of our group! To meet the staff, read more below.

photo of Sheri

Sheri has been with this dental office since it opened in 2002. Sheri is married to Mike and has 2 grown children. They have lived in Bismarck since 1997. She enjoys being outdoors, working in her flower garden and loves being on the river during the summer months. She enjoys the daily interaction with everyone who comes into the office.

photo of Carla

Carla has been working as a registered Dental Hygienist at Dakota Family Smiles since July of 2007. She graduated from Minnesota State Community Technical College with an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2007. Her hobbies include watching and playing sports, building projects, and spending time with her husband Derek and 4 children.

photo of Allison

Allison has been working as a Dental Hygienist at Dakota Family Smiles since May of 2009. She graduated from North Dakota State College of Science with both her Dental Assisting Certificate and Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2009. Her hobbies include cooking, gardening, and scrapbooking. Allison also enjoys spending time with her husband Andrew and three sons.

photo of Tiphanie

Tiphanie is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from North Dakota State College of Science with a Certificate in Dental Assisting and an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2005. Her combined experience of 25+ years has been in general dentistry, oral surgery, and orthodontics. She has worked at Dakota Family Smiles since June of 2013. She loves socializing, cooking, spending time with her dog, Benelli, and her husband, John.

photo of Dana

Dana has been working at the dental office since 2015. She enjoys being part of the Dakota Family Smiles team.  Her hobbies are spending time with her husband Brock, and their 3 daughters. She loves to camp, the outdoors, and jogging with their family dog.

photo of Brittany

Brittany started working at Dakota Family Smiles in June of 2017. She is a NDSCS 2016 graduate and is a registered Dental Assistant. She enjoys riding horse, “junk” shopping, attending team ropings with her husband, and spending time with her family. Brittany loves playing with her puppy, Dolly. She is also busy doing beadwork for belts.

photo of Kayla

Kayla started working here in February 2019. She is a registered Dental Assistant graduating from NDSCS in 2010. She enjoys socializing, spending time with her friends and family and being outdoors with her dogs. She is married to Kyle, has a daughter, and another baby on the way.