Meet Your Team 2018-01-14T08:44:24+00:00

Jolleen

Dental Assistant

Jollen joined the Sweet Smiles family almost four years ago, and is our iTero Digital Impression Specialist! She obtained her Certificate in Dental Assisting from Concorde Career College and is in school for her RDA certification. She has an extensive family, is the oldest of 9 siblings, and is a great role model! She has a sweet fur baby pup, named Charley. Her favorite shows are Keeping up With The Kardashians and almost all Marvel and DC movies. She also enjoys bowling and working out at the gym. If you start your orthodontic treatment with us, you will likely get to meet her upon your first visit.

Jodie

Registered Dental Assistant

Jodie has been with the Sweet Smiles family for almost 5 years and is a familiar face with our Lollipop patient’s as well. She has her Associate of Science degree in Sociology and her RDA Certification from Cypress College. When she’s not at the office, she enjoys going to the movies. One of her favorite shows is The Big Bang Theory. She is also or Lead Assistant for the back office clinical team, and sets the bar high for our team of assistants.

Jamie

Registered Dental Assistant

Jaime has been with our Sweet Smiles team for over 10 years! He attended the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery. Having attended additional courses and receive certification of both Invisalign® and Incognito, he is our resident expert on both. Jaime is married and has four children; three have graduated from college and his youngest is in high school. He enjoys watching classic black and white programs, and his favorite movie is Ghost. He leads a very active lifestyle and runs to keep healthy and full of energy. He is also very active with his church and volunteers with them by feeding the homeless in shelters in the Los Angeles area.

Leslie

Registered Dental Assistant

Leslie has been with our Sweet Smiles team for almost 5 years now. She attended Fullerton College and Anaheim ROP to earn her Dental Assistant Certification. Her goal is to return to school and become a Registered Dental Hygienist. A Registered Dental Assistant, Leslie currently leads our Lollipop clinical team and is often seen planning curriculum to assist our team members in staying current with OSHA and safety best practices. During her time away from the office, she loves the outdoors and adventure and goes hiking and sightseeing. One of her other passions is volunteering to feed the homeless in Orange County.

Vanessa

Registered Dental Assistant

Vanessa has been with our Sweet Smiles and Lollipop team for almost 5 years. She earned her Dental Assisting Certification from Concorde Career College and is another one of our great Registered Dental Assistants! She shows a genuine enthusiasm and passion for being a dental assistant. Her ability to develop fun and interesting content for kids makes Vanessa our go-to gal for preschool and elementary school presentations. She is the youngest of four siblings. When Vanessa’s out of the office, she enjoys attending music festivals and concerts, as well as amusement parks. Some of her favorite TV programs and movies are Gotham, Law & Order: SVU and Changeling.

Jeremy

Dental Assistant

Jeremy joined our Sweet Smiles family 4 years ago. He attended California Dental Certifications to obtain his Dental Assistant Certification and is currently working towards is Registered Dental Assistant Certification. Our families LOVE Jeremy! He is regularly requested by families to assist with their children’s visits. He has four siblings: two older and two younger. When he’s not at work, he enjoys visiting amusement parks and loves a great concert that he can sing and dance to. Some of his favorite programs are Scandal and The Walking Dead.

Sasha

Benefits Coordinator

Sasha has been with our Sweet Smiles team for almost a year. She graduated from The University of Maryland with a BA in Healthcare Administration. She is the oldest of five siblings. Her favorite program is Grey’s Anatomy. She also enjoys watching all the Fast and Furious movies. She is our expert Benefit Coordinator and familiar with all of your dental plans; her goal is to assist you in maximizing your benefits and presenting affordable payment options. During her leisure time, she can be seen working out at the local gym, playing soccer with her younger siblings or relaxing at the beach with friends.

Amy

Appointment Coordinator

Amy has been with our Sweet Smiles team for a year. She attended Los Angeles Trade Technical College and earned a degree in Fashion Merchandising. She has two adult children; her son lives in Salt Lake City and daughter in Chico. Her favorite programs are Scandal, Dancing With the Stars and Game of Thrones. Amy strives to ensure every family coming to either Sweet Smiles or Lollipop Dental have a seamless patient experience, and that every encounter with our team is 5-star worthy. To relax she enjoys visiting National Parks, hiking and walking on the beach. She also enjoys gardening and has a collection of rare succulents.

Annaleise

Annaleise attended the Anaheim ROP Dental Program and received her Dental Assisting Certification. She is currently working towards her Registered Dental Assistant Certification. She can usually be found in a classroom in Orange County doing presentations for preschool and elementary-aged children. She has five brothers and a fur baby pup named Zoey! Some of her favorite shows are classics like Fresh Prince of Bel Air and The Selena Movie. When she’s not working hard, she’s enjoying her free time at the gym, relaxing by the pool or being a thrill seeker at Six Flags!