Susan - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
My name is Susan and I have worked as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant at OVFD for 22 years. I originally hale from the Jersey Shore and love spending time with my family there, along with my husband, Danny, Son, Tyler, and Daughter-in-law, Ashley. In my spare time, I enjoy cooking and following my favorite baseball team, yoga and exercise, health & wellness, reading, and pickling and canning. I love working with our talented team at OVFD. We are committed to each other and the delivery of excellent care for our patients. I also have a beautiful daily drive into the Oley Valley, which is a pleasure for me.
Lisa - Practice Administrator
My name is Lisa and I am the Practice Administrator at Oley Valley Family Dentistry. I am originally from Frackville in Schuylkill County and have been working at OVFD since May 1985. I feel very fortunate to work at OVFD, doing a job I enjoy, and working alongside such a compassionate and talented team. We are dedicated to providing our patients with healthy smiles! When I’m not at the office, I enjoy spending time with my two children and granddaughter, and taking trips across the country with my husband on our Harley.
Terry - Treatment Coordinator
My name is Terry and I am proud to be the Treatment Coordinator at OVFD for 26+ years. Originally from Delaware, I am happy to say I now consider Berks County my home. My role in helping our patients achieve good oral health and helping them to understand how their dental insurance can benefit them is very satisfying and rewarding. Outside of work, I love spending time with my husband, two daughters, grandchildren, and friends. I enjoy the sunshine and all that the warm weather brings! I stay very busy with home renovation and décor projects, which nurture my spirit. We have a great team here at OVFD that I am very proud to be a part of!
Jenn - Hygienist
My name is Jennifer Horst and I am a Dental Hygienist here at OVFD. I grew up in Berks County and graduated from Brandywine in 2000. I then went to Northampton Community College for dental hygiene and graduated in 2002. I started working at OVFD in September 2002 and have been here since. I enjoy being a part-time dental hygienist at OVFD and helping people have clean teeth! I appreciate the quality dentistry and kind, hardworking team members. In addition to being a dental hygienist, I am a wife and a mother to 3 beautiful children. I enjoy camping, hiking, traveling with my family, and cooking. My husband and I also enjoy teaching Sunday School together once a month at church. I look forward to seeing you at OVFD!
Sheri B. - Hygienist
My name is Sheri B. I am originally from Lebanon County, but have been residing in Exeter since 2002. I graduated from Pennsylvania College of Technology in 1997 with my Dental Hygiene License. After having my first child in 2007, I started as a Dental Hygienist at OVFD on a temp and then part time basis. Being a part of this amazing team made my transition to a full time position with OVFD in January 2020 an easy one! The quality of dentistry, attention to detail, and positive energy of the staff makes me proud to be a part of this team. When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with my two amazing kids, watching them dance and play soccer.
Lauren - Appointment Coordinator
My name is Lauren and I have been the Appointment Coordinator here at Oley Valley Family Dentistry since August 2019. I have been working within the medical and dental fields for the past 10+ years. I strive to make our patients’ dental experience as comfortable and positive as possible. I truly love getting to know all of our patients and building relationships with them. Our team here at OVFD is like one big family, and I am so fortunate to be a part of it! Outside of the office, I reside in Exeter with my husband, Adam, and our cat, Oscar. I enjoy spending time with my family, reading novels, staying at B&Bs, and shopping.
Jocelyn - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
My name is Jocelyn Martinez. I was born and raised in Berks County and graduated from Exeter Senior High School. As a young mother, I went right into the workforce, but later decided I wanted to do more with my life and that's when I attended Berks Career and Technology Center for Dental Assisting. Seven years later, I went back to school at Berks Technical Institute for my Expanded Functions Dental Assistant License. I have enjoyed treating all of our wonderful patients as an EFDA at Oley Valley Family Dentistry since May 2019. I'm a wife and mother of 3 beautiful children. I enjoy listening to music, gardening, and exercising whenever life allows.
Mel - Hygienist
My name is Melissa and I am a Dental Hygienist here at Oley Valley Family Dentistry. I am from Montgomery County and graduated from Boyertown High School in 2016. I joined the OVFD team in August 2019 after obtaining my Associate’s Degree in Dental Hygiene and license to administer local anesthesia from Northampton Community College. I enjoy connecting with my patients and providing the individualized care and education each patient deserves when they enter the dental office. When I am not working, I spend most of my free time outdoors with close friends and family. I also enjoy going to concerts! I am honored to be a part of a team dedicated to providing their patients with optimal oral health care.