Meet Our Dental Team

Sarah: Registered Dental Hygienist


Sarah is a dental hygienist at both our Marysville and Huntsville locations. She graduated from the Rhodes State Dental Hygiene program in June 2005. Sarah has been a part of the Kennedy Dental team since July 2005. She has a gentle touch and endeavors to make patients feel comfortable and to ensure that they are getting the best dental care possible.  Outside of work, Sarah and her husband, JJ, love spending time with their two beautiful girls.

Rebecca: Registered Dental Hygienist


Rebecca is a hygienist at both our Marysville and Huntsville locations. She graduated from the Rhodes State Dental Hygiene program in June 2012. She takes pride in providing thorough hygiene care for all her patients at Kennedy Dental.  She is a meticulous dental hygienist and very passionate about helping people understand the importance of their oral health.  When not at the office taking quality care of her patients, she is at a field or gym cheering for her children. She loves spending quality time with her two exquisite girls.

Katie: Registered Dental Hygienist


Katie is a dental hygienist at both our Marysville and Huntsville locations. She graduated as the Dental Hygiene class president from Rhodes State in June 2016 with multiple honors including the Outstanding Dental Hygiene Award, Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award and All-Ohio Academic Award. She has been part of the Kennedy Dental team since 2013. She enjoys the one-on-one time with her patients to treat their individual needs and help them achieve optimum oral health. Her enthusiasm towards dentistry goes beyond clinical as she loves performing front desk duties and often functions as our in-house “IT” department. Outside of work, Katie enjoys spending time with her husband Robert.

Shelli: Dental Assistant


Shelli is the lead dental assistant at our Huntsville office.  She is a 1991 graduate of the University of Dayton. She has been with Kennedy Dental since 1996. Shelli knows the “ins and outs” of the dental office and helps to keep systems in place so the day runs smoothly and on time. She truly values the great patients for which she cares. Her gentle nature makes patients feel comfortable during procedures. When she is not working, Shelli loves to spend time outdoors and taking care of her many animals including her dogs, goats, pig, miniature horse, chickens and Wayne.

Kate: Dental Assistant

Kate is the lead dental assistant at our Marysville office.  She is a 2017 graduate from Ohio Business College in Dental Assisting. She really enjoys the variety of dental services both Drs. offer our patients. When she is not working, Kate enjoys spending time with her fiancé, Wes and their dog, Tucker. Kate also participates in demolition derbies.

Shellie: Business Coordinator

Shellie is our business coordinator for the Marysville offices.  More information coming soon. 

Theresa: Business Office Manager


Theresa is our business office manager. Marketing is her specialty, although she has over 30 years of experience as a dental hygienist, which has become very useful in managing aspects of the practice. She is an active member of the Central Ohio Dental Forum for front office associates and for dental hygienists where she keeps up to date on everything in the dental field. In her free time, Theresa enjoys spending time with her husband, Dr. Larry and their two daughters, Erinne and Danielle. She also enjoys shopping and cooking for her family and friends.


Melinda: Practice Manager


Melinda is our practice manager for both the Huntsville and Marysville offices. Melinda became part of the Kennedy Dental family in 2000 and has become a patient favorite. She takes great pride in making sure our office runs smoothly and efficiently with patient care being of the utmost importance. She enjoys her Kennedy Dental family and the kindness they show for our patients and each other. She is always willing to go above and beyond for those around her. When she is not at work, she enjoys camping and spending time with her husband, Chuck, daughter, and two step-daughters.

Bonnie: Business Coordinator


Bonnie is a vital part of our Marysville business team. She joined Kennedy Dental in 2003. She strives to ensure that all our patients receive the highest levels of customer service when it comes to appointment scheduling, financial arrangements, and other business related issues. Her kind, resilient personality is a steady comfort to the Kennedy Dental family. Bonnie enjoys spending Ohio’s cooler months in Florida with her husband Willie. She also loves visiting her 4 grown children and her 10 precious grandchildren.