Meet Our Dental Team
Shelley is originally from Grove City, OH, and she has worked in the dental field for over 14 years in various roles, including dental assistant and orthodontic assistant. She currently holds a Dental Assistant Radiography license. Shelley enjoys her job because she handles scheduling and filing insurance benefits for patients. She’ll maximize benefits to help patients get the beautiful smile they deserve!
Shelley truly loves working with the great staff at Montgomery Family Dental Care. “Dr. Katie is wonderful to work with and is truly dedicated to our patients’ dental health and needs,” she says. It’s a pleasure for her to come to work every day.
In her free time, Shelley enjoys spending time with her family and traveling to warm climates to experience fun in the sun!
Registered Dental Hygienist
For the past decade, Kristina has been helping patients achieve their smile goals, and she first joined our practice in 2014. She loves working at our friendly office and being a member of such a fun, hardworking team. Kristina earned her Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene from the Ohio State University, and she assists our patients by providing X-rays, cleanings, sealants, anesthesia, and education about oral health.
Outside the office, Kristina spends time with her husband and daughter. They enjoy biking and hiking in the Columbus Metro Parks. She also loves to golf and hopes to teach her daughter the game one day.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Freda entered the dental field in 2005 and first joined our team in 2014. She holds an Associates of Applied Science in dental hygiene from Columbus State Community College and is also certified in local anesthesia. As a hygienist, Freda loves helping patients achieve and maintain their best smiles, and she is passionate about educating them on the best practices in oral hygiene too.
In another life, Freda was a pastry chef, and she holds an Associate of Applied Business in culinary arts. She is happily married to Rick, a chef, and they live with their son in Pickerington. It will likely come as no surprise that they love to cook, but they also enjoy hiking, camping, and enjoying nature. Freda also enjoys crosswords, jewelry making, stained glass, painting, and art.
Amelia joined our practice in 2014, and she loves assisting the dentist and patients during procedures. She completed the Dental Assistant Pro training program in Columbus, OH, and her favorite part of her job is the family-friendly, warm, and welcoming environment at the office. She strives to build relationships founded on trust and respect with her patients so that they look forward to visiting the office twice a year.
After work, Amelia enjoys spending time with family, decorating, and fixing up her new home. Her daughter Ellis keeps her on her toes, and there’s never a dull moment at their house.