Meet Your Friendly Dental Team – Ashwaubenon, WI

Ashwaubenon’s Favorite Dental Team

The Brodhagen Dental Care team

Our team’s number one goal is to make your life as easy as possible when you come to see us. You’ll be checked in quickly, enjoy short wait times, receive comfortable and efficient care, and your questions will always be answered right away. Behind everyone’s smiles lies years of dental experience, and you’ll be amazed at how simple taking care of your teeth can be when you have the right team. To get to know everyone ahead of your first visit, read on below. 

Keely – Director of Operations and Business Development

Director of operations and business development Keely

Since Dr. Mark is her dad, Keely feels like she’s spent her whole life in the dental field! For college, she attended the University of Minnesota in Twin Cities and the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. When asked about the most rewarding part of her job, she shared that it is seeing our team members grow professionally and receiving positive feedback from our patients.

Keely resides in De Pere with her husband, son, and dog. As a family, they enjoy traveling, gardening, listening to music, and anything Star Wars. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Women’s Fund of Greater Green Bay, does yoga, and bikes.

Here’s an interesting fact about Keely: she studies Norwegian in college.

Becky – Financial Coordinator/Medical Insurance Coordinator

financial and medical insurance coordinator Becky

Becky has nearly a decade of experience in the field of dentistry under her belt, and all of them have been spent right here at our dental office! Her passion for helping people maximize their insurance benefits will be apparent from the first time you meet her. For her, it’s also extremely rewarding to be a part of helping people treat their sleep apnea.

When she isn’t at our dental office, you can find Becky spending time with her husband, Casey, and their three kids, Joshua, Kaylee, and Grace. Outside of dentistry, her interests include walking and reading.

Here’s an interesting fact about Becky: she has a dog named Phinn!

Jenny – Financial Coordinator

Financial coordinator Jenny

A Northeast Wisconsin Technical College graduate, Jenny has spent the last 20+ years in the dental field. She joined our team more than three years ago and has since played an integral role in helping our patients get the quality dental care they deserve without breaking the bank. She loves that in her position she gets to know every patient that comes in and out of the dental office!

In her free time, you’ll most likely find Jenny spending time with her son, going ballroom and line dancing, playing cards, crocheting, going to the cottage, and swimming.

Here’s an interesting fact about Jenny: she likes to learn new things!

Charlene – Front Office Manager & Department Team Leader

Front office manager Charlene

Charlene’s hometown is Luxemburg! She attended high school there before studying at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. Today, she has nearly three decades of experience in the dental field, and the last 17+ years were right here with our team. After all this time, her favorite part of her job continues to be seeing each patient’s new smile after having dental treatment.

Charlene and her husband have been married for over 20 years now and have three wonderful children together. When she isn’t spending time with them, she enjoys hiking, swimming, and going to concerts.

Here’s an interesting fact about Charlene: she met her husband one month after graduating high school while working in the Walmart toy department!

DeAnna – Patient Care Coordinator

Dental patient care coordinator DeAnna

After studying at the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh, DeAnna joined the world of dentistry. She earned her Technical Diploma for Dental Assisting and currently has roughly five years of experience in the field. For her, being able to help each patient is the best part of her job!

Outside the dental office, you can find DeAnna spending time with her husband, Ross, and their two pets, Dexter and Nina. She also enjoys using her free time for crafting, cooking, and baking!

Here’s an interesting fact about DeAnna: she enjoys home improvement projects.

Tracy - Sleep Dentistry Assistant

Sleep dentistry assistant Tracy

Tracy studied at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College before entering the dental field nearly four decades ago. She has been an integral member of our dental office for around 20 years now and has enjoyed working for a team of dental professionals who are truly focused on providing exceptional service. In her position, she’s also had the opportunity to take continuing education courses, which helps everyone at the dental office offers only the latest and greatest to our patients.

Outside the dental office, Tracy enjoys spending time with family, learning about different cultures, gardening, and adventuring to new cities/countries. (Her son is a pilot, so she and her husband are always getting lots of ideas of new destinations to add to the list!).

Here’s an interesting fact about Tracy: she has never been on a Ferris Wheel but hopes to one day conquer her fear!

Erika – Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Erika

As a Wisconsin native, it was only natural for Erika to attend Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. To further her skill set, she has undergone additional training in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, AED, and CPR. Although she may be relatively new to our team, her passion for providing quality dentistry and educating patients about caring for their teeth and gums will be evident from your first visit.

Outside the dental office, Erika enjoys spending quality time with her friends and family. She also loves doing yoga, treating herself to a relaxing massage, and enjoying the occasional glass of wine.

Here’s an interesting fact about Erika: as a former dancer herself, she loves watching any style of dance and listening to music!

Lisa – Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Lisa

Although Lisa may be relatively new to our team, she has an impressive 30+ years of experience under her belt! Since completing her studies at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, she has undergone a variety of continuing education classes to stay abreast of the latest techniques and technology. When asked about her favorite part of her job, she shared that it is working with people.

Lisa and her husband have three kids together, Alex, Sydney, and Madison, who they are incredibly proud of. When they can, they enjoy spending time at the lake and going to their cottage!

Here’s an interesting fact about Lisa: she loves to have fun!

Barbara – Dental Hygienist & Department Team Leader

Dental hygienist Barbara

Barbara has been helping people achieve happy, healthy smiles for nearly four decades now, and she has spent the last three of them right here at our dental office! She completed her studies at the University of Eau Claire and Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. Since then, she has undergone additional training in root planing and scaling, local anesthetic, and soft tissue laser therapy.

Barbara has been married for nearly 40 years. Together, they have a daughter, son, and 9-year-old Golden Doodle. When she isn’t spending time with her family, she enjoys running and going on long walks.

Here’s an interesting fact about Barbara: there is a 14-year gap between her children!

Kim – Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Kim

Kim joined our team more than 20 years ago and has since helped countless patients enjoy beautiful, confident, healthy smiles. She loves being a part of a phenomenal team that is more like family, and that many of her patients are friends now. She received her training at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and has completed continuing education in local anesthesia, dental lasers, and CPR.

Kim is a mother to two grown sons and grandmother to five grandchildren, who range from 7 to 14 years old. When she isn’t spending time with them, she loves walking, hiking, bike riding, swimming, boating, and cleaning.

Here’s an interesting fact about Kim: she can talk to anyone!

Vicki – Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Vicki

Vicki has an impressive 38+ years of experience, and we are happy that she’s spent the last nearly two decades with our team! She studied at both the University of Wisconsin–La Crosse and Milwaukee Area Technical College. Throughout the years, her favorite part of her job continues to be the genuine relationships she has with her patients.

Outside of dentistry, a few of Vicki’s interests include fishing, gardening, dancing, and kayaking.

Here’s an interesting fact about Vicki: she’s happiest when she’s outside!

Carol – Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Carol

For more than three decades now, Carol has spent her days helping her patients improve their oral health and experience a beautiful smile. Since joining our team, she has thoroughly enjoyed mixing a little humor with oral health education to make each patient’s appointment pleasant! She attended Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and has completed additional training on administering local anesthetics.

Carol and her husband met in college and now have two grown children of their own! In her free time, she enjoys gardening, working with stained glass, biking, restoring old rocking chairs, and relaxing in her hammock.

Here’s an interesting fact about Carol: she has four sisters (and is the middle child!).

Kristin – Dental Assistant

Dental assistant Kristin

Kristin has an impressive 10+ years of experience in the world of dentistry – all of them have been spent at Brodhagen Dental Care, too! All these years later, she still loves spending her days with her patients and coworkers. To better help those in her treatment chair, she has undergone training in sleep apnea, Invisalign, OSHA, and HIPAA.

Kristin is a mom to two grown children and two long-haired chihuahuas, Rosie and Corbin. When she isn’t spending time with them, she enjoys bowling and reading!

Here’s an interesting fact about Kristin: she loves amusement parks!

Katie – Dental Assistant

Dental assistant Katie

As a natural nurturer, Katie decided to use her passion for helping people by joining the dental field! She attended college at Pima Medical Institute in Tucson, AZ and currently has roughly a decade of hands-on experience. For her, helping patients get out of pain and educating them on their oral health is extremely rewarding.

Katie’s family includes her husband, Blair, their two children, Maycie and Ryder, and their three pets, Cecil, Gus, and Baylor. Together, they enjoy farming, water skiing, and hunting.

Here’s an interesting fact about Katie: she was a show skier for six years on the Kwahamot Water Ski Team!

Tera – Dental Assistant & Department Team Leader

Dental assistant Tera

Over the last two decades, Tera has spent her days helping with a variety of duties and procedures, which is perfect since she loves being busy! She studied dental assisting at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and has completed additional training in everything from general restorative dentistry to oral surgery and dental implants.

Outside the dental office, you’ll find Tera spending time with her husband (who is an independent local crop farmer/farm implement salesman) and chauffeuring her two active and athletic teens around. She also is a weekend gardener and avid reader.

Here’s an interesting fact about Tera: she is a mom of two crazy cats and the sweetest Golden Retriever on the planet!

Autumn – Floater Assistant

Floater assistant Autumn

Born and raised in Green Bay, Autumn attended Green Bay East High School before joining the dental field. Now, she loves spending her days meeting new people and helping all of our patients. In fact, that’s her favorite part of her job!

When she isn’t at our dental office, Autumn enjoys spending time with her family, swimming, going to the beach, playing with her dogs, and traveling.

Here’s an interesting fact about Autumn: she has donated 6-14 inches of hair four times to Locks of Love and Wigs for Kids!