Georgene has worked in the dental field for over 36 years. She loves all aspects of dentistry, but especially meeting and helping people.
When not at work she can be found on their homestead farm with husband John, playing with their six grandchildren, or chasing an occasional unruly goat. She loves music and helps with that in her church. Georgene hopes to work this summer on her other love, a flower garden.
Gail comes to DBD with an extensive horticulture and retail management background. Although new to the dentistry field, her role as Scheduling Coordinator allows her to use her experience and customer service skills in daily interactions with our patients. She enjoys the opportunity to learn and help have a positive impact on people’s lives.
Gail lives in northern Door County with her husband, Tom. They have one grown son. In her spare time she enjoys hiking at local state parks, gardening and reading.
Kathy Miller – Insurance Coordinator
A native of Chicago, Kathy worked in the optical field for 19 years prior to changing career paths. She worked as a Dental Appointment Coordinator for 7 years, where she enjoyed learning the field of Dentistry and the positive impact a healthy smile could make in a person’s life.
Kathy and her husband moved to Door County in 2004, where she started working for Northern Door Dental. She is delighted to be working for Dentistry by Design where she gets to utilize her skills and continue to see those happy, healthy smiles. In her free time, Kathy enjoys traveling to visit her daughter and son-in-law in Florida. She also enjoys reading, playing with her crazy Jack Russell Terrier and working on home projects. Kathy also enjoys walking to the marina to see the sunsets with her husband Gary.
Heather has been a Dental Hygienist for over 15 years. She enjoys working with children and helping all her patients have a great dental experience. Heather is happy to be working with Dr. Feit and the rest of the team in the Sister Bay practice.
Heather lives in northern Door County with her husband, David, and three children. She enjoys the outdoors, running, and teaching fitness class at the YMCA.
Gina is a 2000 graduate of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Bachelor of Science program in Dental Hygiene. She has been practicing as a licensed dental hygienist for the last 13 years in the Green Bay and Lakeshore areas. Gina enjoys meeting and talking with people. She takes pride in making the dental hygiene experience, not only educational and thorough, but fun. Gina works at both Dentistry by Design’s Sturgeon Bay and Sister Bay locations.
Gina lives in rural Sturgeon Bay with her husband John and their two daughters. She enjoys spending time with her family, her animals, gardening, listening to music, hiking and anytime spent outdoors in the sun.
Kelly graduated from Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton with an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. She was born and raised in Door County and currently resides in Sister Bay. Kelly is very excited to be a part of the Dentistry by Design family. What Kelly loves most about Dental Hygiene is meeting new people, making them feel comfortable during their appointments and helping them achieve and maintain optimal oral and overall health.
During her off time she loves being outside, hunting, being with family, friends and her dog.
The combination of high tech dentistry with strong focus on patient care is what first attracted Jenel to Dentistry by Design. With over 20 years in the dental profession, she currently works as a dental assistant in both our Sturgeon Bay and Algoma practices.
Jenel and her husband Mike reside in the Brussels area with their two teenage sons Beau and Blake. When not at work, Jenel enjoys being outdoors, hunting, gardening, campfires, watching baseball and spending time with friends and family. Her favorite quote is, “Allow your passion to become your purpose and it will one day become your profession.”
Melissa was born and raised in southern Door County. She recently moved back to the area after living in Milwaukee for seven years. Melissa is a graduate of the Milwaukee Area Technical College’s Dental Assisting program. Milwaukee holds a special place in her heart because of all the amazing diverse people she had the pleasure to meet and all the life experiences she gained while there, but she is excited to finally be back home.
When she is not focusing on building her career as a dental assistant, she looks forward to spending time with family and friends.