Lisa is a Licensed Dental Hygienist who has been in the dental profession for over 25 years. She has been with Brook West Family Dentistry since 1987! Lisa grew up in Faribault, Minnesota, where she graduated from Bethlehem Academy High School. She then went on to obtain her Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Lisa and her husband, Terry, have been married for nearly 30 years and share 2 grown sons. Outside of the office, Lisa enjoys spending time with family and friends, baking, walking, gardening, and being outdoors. Her dental knowledge and years of experience have contributed to excellent relationships and patient services. Lisa strives daily to make her patients feel welcomed, comfortable, and well educated by the end of their appointments.
Jessica has been with Brook West Family Dentistry since 2007. She attained her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Minnesota in 2002. Jessica was born and raised in Hutchinson, Minnesota and lived there until moving to Minneapolis for college. She is married with three children at home and three grown step sons. Her hobbies and interests include gardening, biking, cooking, fitness, and nutrition. Some interesting facts about Jessica: she started the recycling program at Brook West Family Dentistry, she is trying to learn Spanish, and fellow hygienist G was a classmate in dental hygiene school!
You probably know him simply as “G.” Meet Gennadiy! He is a Licensed Dental Hygienist and has been in the field of dentistry since receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Minnesota in 2002. G grew up in Belarus (in the former U.S.S.R), before moving to the United States in 1996. G has lived in Maple Grove with his wife and 2 daughters since 2003. His favorite hobbies, outside of teeth, are spending time with family and running. G is also bi-lingual. If you would like to practice your Russian, talk to G!
Rebecca is a Licensed Dental Hygienist for Brook West Family Dentistry. She has been a dental hygienist for over 10 years. Prior to that, she worked as a dental assistant for 5 years. In fact, she is still a Licensed Dental Assistant, as well as Dental Assisting National Board Certified. Rebecca graduated with high honors from high school, dental assisting school, and hygiene school.
Rebecca was born in Montana, but has spent most of her life in Minnesota. She grew up in Belle Plaine and currently lives in Maple Grove with her husband Mike, 3 daughters; Alexis, Kiera, Gabriella, and their beagle named Denver. Rebecca loves spending time with friends and family, being outdoors, traveling, and watching plays at local theatres.
Rebecca also enjoys volunteer work. She has participated in oral health screenings for the Special Olympics, assisting at Sharing and Caring Hands, and doing hygiene for Mission of Mercy, and Give Kids a Smile.
Kelli is a Licensed Dental Hygienist who obtained her Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Normandale Community College. Kelli was born and raised in Northern Texas before moving to Minnesota where she completed high school. She currently resides right here in Maple Grove, with her mini-Australian Shepherd, Jax. Kelli and her fiancé Stephen, are heading to Mexico to get married next August, 2020! Outside of the office, you can find Kelli enjoying the lakes in the summer, traveling, kayaking, and spending time with friends and family.
Rachel has been in Minnesota her whole life. Currently residing in Plymouth, she went to Rogers high school and graduated from the University of Minnesota in Dental Hygiene with special licensing – expanded restorative functions. She has a cat named Matcha and she enjoys biking and playing video games.
Gosheng spent the first few years of her childhood growing up in North Carolina, but has been in Minnesota ever since; she currently resides in Ramsey. She attended Minneapolis Community and Technical College and graduated in December of 2017 where she received her degree in Dental Assisting.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, she likes to play volleyball and has a huge desire for food and trying new restaurants.
If you are a patient of Dr. David Domaas, chances are that you have met Cindie. She is a Licensed Dental Assistant that has been working as treatment assistant to Dr. Domaas for over 30 years! Cindie was born and raised in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. She and her husband, John, are true dog lovers. Besides playing with her pups, when Cindie is outside of the office, she enjoys reading, camping, and running.
Traci is a Treatment Assistant to Dr. John Smith. She has been a licensed dental assistant since graduating from Herzing University in 2006. We have been privileged to have Traci on our Brook West team since 2015. Traci currently lives in a rural area with her husband, as well as her daughter and son. When Traci is not at work, you may find her at the cabin, four wheeling, or attending her children’s sporting events. Traci looks forward to meeting you!
Gina is a Licensed Dental Assistant and treatment assistant to Dr. Eric Wang. Gina has been in the dental field since 2005. She was born and raised in Princeton, Minnesota and now resides in the metro area with her husband, Mike, her daughter, Ella and her 2 sons, Jonah and Jack. Gina is extremely artistic. When she is not working, Gina enjoys spending time with her family, drawing, and photography.
Shauna is a graduate of Hennepin Technical Collage in Eden Prairie with a degree in Dental Assisting. She fell in Love with dentistry after a mission trip to Africa where she encountered many patients with dental needs and decided she wanted to become a dental assistant. Her favorite thing about dentistry is seeing patients self-esteem rise when they see their new smile! Shauna enjoys Spending time at her family cabin in Northern Minnesota where she goes Four wheeling, fishing and Relax.
Anna graduated from Spring Lake Park High school here in Minnesota, she then went on to ConCorde Career Institute in Minneapolis for dental assisting. She loves being an assistant, she has a passion for helping people and for making people smile. When she isn’t busy working, she enjoys spending time with her family; she has 2 children – Matthew (11) and Ella (13), she also loves going out to eat, seeing live music and watching the beautiful Minnesota sunsets!
Shelby was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. She has previously worked as a CNA as well as a dental assistant and dental radiographer. She moved to Minnesota in 2016 to be with her now husband, Eric, whom she married in Mexico in 2017. They currently live in Plymouth with their two Pets, A miniature Aussie named Zelda and Link the cat. When Shelby isn’t at Brook West you can find her working out, watching movies, reading a book, or playing with Zelda. Shelby also has a passion for traveling and is always planning her and Eric’s next trip!
Treatment Coordinator, L.D.A.
Lori has been with Brook West Family Dentistry since 1985! Her first role here was treatment assistant to Dr. John Smith. After wearing many hats, she finally transitioned to treatment coordinator for Dr. David Domaas. Lori attended Winona State University and North Hennepin Community College to earn her degree in dental assisting. Lori is a Licensed Dental Assistant, Dental Assisting National Board Certified, as well as a member of the American Dental Assistants Association.
Lori was born in New York and raised in New Brighton, where she currently lives with her family. Lori stays very busy with a husband and 3 grown children. The last member of the family is a cat named Ringo, who was rescued from the Humane Society. When Lori is not talking teeth, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, watching movies, gardening, cooking, and entertaining. Lori has a special fondness for board games and puzzles. We dare you to challenge Lori to a game of Scrabble!
Jen was born in Oregon and raised in California until she was 15yrs old. Minnesota is the 5th state she has lived in. Colorado is her favorite so far. Jen joined Brook West as Dr. Wang’s treatment coordinator in the spring of 2019. She has been in the dental field since 2003. Jen lives in Zimmerman with her loving husband, Justin, his 2 boys, and their 2 Siamese cats, Elly & Coby.
Away from work, Jen enjoys her hobby of birds. She has Eastern Bluebirds that nest in her backyard year after year as well as a variety of many other birds at her feeders. Her other interests include spending time with family and friends, gardening, going on walks, watching movies, dining out, listening to iTunes and relaxing at home.
Susan has been in the dental field for nearly 30 years. Susan was born in Minneapolis and grew up in Crystal. After high school, Susan graduated Summa Cum Laude from Bemidji State University, with a double major in Mathematics and Computer Science and a minor in Data Processing. Susan and her husband have been a residents of St. Michael for over 20 years. Susan has 2 adult children, 2 granddaughters, and a Bench English Springer Spaniel named Reggie. She loves spending time with her family, baking, sewing, traveling, gardening, wine tasting, and hanging out poolside, enjoying the sun. Fun fact: Susan was a Johnson, even before marrying a Johnson. She has never had to change her last name!