Dental Team – Southlake, TX

A Friendly Staff That
Really Cares

Our team will always give you the attention you need whenever you visit our dental office. You’ll have someone to answer your questions and alleviate your concerns at all times. We always put your comfort first, and we’ll pay close attention to the details to make your dental experience the best it can possibly be. The brief biographies below can help you familiarize yourself with some of the faces that you’ll see at Huckabee Dental; we can’t wait for you to schedule an appointment so that we can see you in person.

Practice Administrator

Practice administrator Kimbra

Kimbra has been a part of the Huckabee dental family for 15+ years so far! She studied dental hygiene at Midwestern State University, earning her Bachelor of Science. Today, she couldn’t ask for a better team and patients.

Kimbra has been married to her wonderful husband Jacob since 2008. You can pretty much always find her outdoors in her spare time – she loves hiking, kayaking, and simply taking in the fresh air!

Business Office Manager

Business office manager Lisa

A Fort Worth native, Lisa has been working in oral healthcare for two full decades and counting. She completed her education at ATI Career Training Center. She truly loves helping others as our dedicated dental office manager!

Away from the work, Lisa loves being with her two daughters and two grandchildren. Some of her favorite hobbies include tackling various crafting projects, hanging out with loved ones, and staying active in church ministries.

Business Office Manager

Dental office manager Michelle

Originally from North Richland Hills, Michelle feels honored to have the best work family ever here at Huckabee Dental. She truly enjoys every relationship we build with our patients! She has been working in this field for almost eight years.

Michelle’s family consists of her husband Jamey and her three beautiful, funny, and charming stepchildren. In her spare time away from the dental office, she’s an excellent ride-along golfer and also loves skiing.

Treatment Coordinator

Dental treatment coordinator Alisha

Alisha has been working in the dental field for almost a full decade now! Originally from Midlothian, she achieved her Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences from UT Arlington. Today, what she enjoys most about her position is building such wonderful relationships with patients over time.

At home, Alisha spends plenty of time with her husband Greg, their daughter Abigail, and their son Gregory. Some of her favorite hobbies include gardening, visiting national parks, and reading.

Treatment Coordinator

Melanie has been working in the world of dentistry for well over a decade. The best part of her job is being able to help patients of all ages achieve their dental goals while improving their smiles. Originally from Frisco, TX, she went on to study at Brookhaven College in Dallas before attending North Texas Dental Assistants School. She’s spent time working as a dental assistant in orthodontic, pediatric, and general dentistry. After some time, she grew an interest in the insurance and treatment planning side of dental services, and she loves helping people understand their benefits.

Outside of the office, Melanie has a big and happy family consisting of seven children and two dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with loved ones, attending concerts, traveling, watching her children play sports, cooking, wine tasting, and going on date nights with her husband.

Treatment Coordinator

Dental Treatment coordinator Szanta

As one of our patient coordinators, Szanta loves putting a smile on our patients’ faces and cultivating such a great work environment with an awesome team! She is also trained as a dental assistant and has taken courses about oral appliances for sleep apnea, BOTOX, dermal fillers, and more. Her experience in this field spans almost eight years so far.

Szanta is the second youngest of eight siblings and the proud mother of a daughter named Harper. The last member of their family is a cat named Tucker who behaves just like dog. Outside of working hours, she really enjoys vlogging, reading self-help/motivational books, skeet shooting, hanging out by the lake or pool, watching murder mysteries and documentaries, and keeping up with college football.

Patient Coordinator

Dental patient coordinator Greta

Originally from North Richland Hills, Greta attended the University of North Texas and has her BBA in Marketing. Here at Huckabee Dental, she really loves the people she works with, as well as the amazing patients!

At home, Greta and her husband Jeff have three daughters (Ansley, Ella, and Ava), a Cavapoo, and a cat. Some of her favorite hobbies include trying new recipes with Jeff, listening to music, collecting vinyl records, enjoying a good cup of coffee or tea, and pursuing healthy eating.

Hygiene Coordinator

Dental hygiene coordinator Ivy

Ivy does a great job of helping our patients each day, and she also feels proud to work alongside such an amazing staff! She is originally from North Richland Hills.

Outside of work, Ivy is in a wonderful long-term relationship and has seven siblings. She also loves spending time with her two dogs! In her spare time, you can usually find her reading, traveling, or simply enjoying the outdoors. In particular, she’s played golf since she was six years old.

Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Jennifer

Jennifer’s dental career spans an amazing 25+ years so far, with most of that time spent right here as part of our dental family! She studied dental hygiene at Midwestern State University and has her RDH Degree. She loves getting to spend quality time with such great patients and fellow team members each day.

Originally from Grand Prairie, Jennifer is happily married with two daughters. Some of her biggest hobbies include boating, waterskiing, exercising, watching the girls play their favorite sports, and scrapbooking. She and her husband also lead and teach music to pre-K children at their church!

Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Amanda

An Arlington native, Amanda has been a part of the dental world for 20+ years, with most of that time spent right here at Huckabee Dental. She loves working alongside such amazing people – both the patients and her fellow employees!

At home, Amanda is married to her best friend Lanny with three awesome kids, two dogs, and two lizards. If you imagine a circus, it’s a lot like that. When she has free time, you can usually find her working out, attending church, or hanging out with loved ones.

Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Aryn

Aryn studied dental hygiene at Dallas Concorde Career College, and she is also certified in laser dentistry. As one of our hygienists, she really loves being able to improve smiles while also chatting with our patients about fun topics like new travel destinations, restaurants to try out, and so much more!

Aryn is from Azle and has a loud, Dallas Cowboys-obsessed family. Outside of working hours, her favorite hobbies include hanging out with her dog Lebowski, sculpting cakes, and going to ALL the local sports and concerts.

Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Erika

For Erika, the best part of this work by far is getting to meet new, wonderful patients every day! She also feels grateful to work with such amazing team members. Originally from Fort Worth, she has her RDH Degree.

At home, Erika has a wonderful daughter and a loving Golden Retriever. She spends her free time working out, hiking, playing golf, kayaking, cooking, traveling, and spending time with family. She’s also passionate about volunteering and regularly helps out at the local food bank or Habitat for Humanity.

Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Maegan

Maegan has been working in the dental field for well over a decade. She loves meeting new people, establishing relationships with patients, and teaching them things they may not know already! She earned her education at the University of New England.

Maegan is from Maine originally, and she and her husband Brian have a daughter named Lily and two dogs named Krug and Cash. Outside of working hours, she enjoys wine tasting, playing the guitar and the piano, keeping up with murder mystery/crime shows, and watching Bruins hockey.

Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Laurel

For over five years now, Laurel has been helping patients improve their smiles and overall oral health here at Huckabee Dental – it’s what she loves most about being a dental hygienist! Before joining our team, she attended the University of Oklahoma and Texas Women’s University. Plus, she has completed several dental mission trips to Uganda, Africa, and Panama.

Laurel and her husband, Ethan, are newlyweds and have two cats. One of her biggest passions is music, and she loves attending concerts. The next time you see her, don’t hesitate to ask how many she has been to!

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist Trang

Originally from Vietnam, Trang came to Texas nearly a decade ago. She attended Dallas College for her studies, and she worked as a dental assistant for two years before becoming a dental hygienist. Plus, she is certified in dental lasers too! For her, the best part of her job is helping patients improve their overall health through oral health and building trusting relationships along the way.

Trang and her husband have two daughters, Hailey and Everly. In her free time, you’ll most likely find her cheering on her kids at their sporting events, doing crafts, and watching her favorite shows on Netflix.

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist Trang

Hillarie is originally from Fallon, Nevada. In addition to completing her studies at Truckee Meadows College, she is certified in nitrous oxide and has nearly a decade of experience in the world of dentistry. For her, the best thing about her job is creating relationships with patients and working with a wonderful, knowledgeable staff.

Hillarie’s husband, Bobby, is a military veteran. Together, they have two sons, Greyson and Gage, as well as two small dogs. When she isn’t spending time with family and exploring all that Texas has to offer, she enjoys reading and working out.

Dental Hygienist

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A Texas native, Linn completed her studies at the UT School of Dentistry in Houston. Now, she has her bachelor’s in dental hygiene, her certification in dental lasers, and more than a decade of experience in dentistry! All these years later, her favorite part of her job continues to be creating a connection with her patients.

When she isn’t at the office, Linn enjoys going on trips to Disney and National Parks with her boyfriend. She also likes to hike, eat out, and spend time with her dog, Harry Potter! Here’s something you might not know about her: she used to work at Starbucks and is quite the coffee fanatic.

Dental Hygienist

Sandra is always thinking ahead. Whenever she works with a patient, she focuses on how she can improve their dental health for years to come, plus she strives to build strong and lasting relationships at each appointment. A graduate of Dallas College El Centro, she began her dental career over a decade ago as an assistant before obtaining her hygiene degree. She is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.

A native of Southern California, Sandra and her husband, Erik, are kept busy by their young daughter and two dogs. Her weekends usually consist of watching her daughter’s basketball/soccer games or working out. She tries to go to Disneyworld every chance she gets, and over the years, she has collected over 30 pairs of Mickey ears!

Clinical Manager

Clinical manager Stephanie

Stephanie first got her start in the dental world in 2007, and today, she loves helping things run efficiently behind the scenes. She always prides herself on great efficiency and attention to detail; she also always goes one extra step to make someone’s day a little better! Originally from Argyle, she studied at the North Texas Dental Assistant School of Flower Mound.

Away from work, Stephanie was married in 2019 and has three dogs named Bella, Junebug, and Pepe. Some of her favorite hobbies include gardening, antique mall shopping, cooking, traveling, watching movies, and playing with the pups. She also greatly enjoys decorating for every season, which includes fitting all three dogs with specific, ever-changing bandanas.

Dental Assistant

Dental assistant Latesha

Latesha has been a part of the dental field for almost five years, and she loves learning something new about oral healthcare every day here! Originally from Los Angles, she studied assisting at The College of Health Care Professions in Houston.

When she isn’t busy caring for teeth, Latesha enjoys being with friends, going to comedy shows, and finding great new spots to eat in the DFW area.

Dental Assistant

Dental assistant Tiffanie

Tiffanie couldn’t ask for a better atmosphere and people here at Huckabee Dental! An Early native, she completed her education at Grapevine Dental Assistant School. Her passion for putting others before herself will always be on full display while you’re in our treatment chair.

Outside of work, Tiffanie’s biggest priorities include hanging out with her family and dogs, gardening, bowling, and swimming.

Dental Assistant

Dental assistant Da'Lesa

Da’Lesa is relatively new to our team, but she loves having so many valuable opportunities to grown and learn here! Originally from Bartlesville, she attended NDA Dental Assistant School for her training.

At home, Da’Lesa has a wonderful fiancé and two daughters. Some of her favorite hobbies include drawing, painting, and watching gymnastics.

Dental Assistant

Dental assistant Miriam

Originally from Kansas, Miriam obtained her Dental Assistant Certification through the Dental Assistant National board. Plus, she is certified in nitrous oxide and has experience with endodontics, orthodontics, and fixed prosthodontics. Since joining our team, she has thoroughly enjoyed working with knowledgeable doctors that genuinely care for their patients and having colleagues that constantly strive to make each experience first-class.

Miriam is proud to be married to a patient, loving husband. One of their favorite things to do together is travel, and they also like to go salsa and merengue dancing!

Dental Assistant

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Norma may be one of the newer members of our team, but she has more than seven years of experience in the dental field. Plus, she studied at the Texas Academy of Dental Assisting, and she has experience working in a pediatric dental office and administering dental sedation. When asked what her favorite aspect of her job is, she said it’s being part of the smile transformation process from beginning to end!

Norma and her family moved to Texas from Mexico City in 2005, and she’s called Fort Worth home ever since! She loves using her free time to work out, draw, go to the movies, and read. Here’s a fun fact about her: she’s bilingual (English and Spanish).

Dental Assistant

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Born in South Louisiana, Taylor always had a passion for helping others. She later turned to the field of dentistry and decided to study at Southwest Dental Academy to earn her certification in dental assisting. With nearly a full decade of experience, she’s also certified in nitrous oxide and has some orthodontic knowledge. Her favorite thing about her work is getting to transform patients’ initial fears of the dentist and ultimately helping them have a more positive mindset about future appointments.

Whenever she isn’t at the office, Taylor spends time with her husband and their playful toy poodle named Chief. Other than helping others smile brighter, she also enjoys working out, watching sports, and cooking Cajun meals together with her husband.

Dental Assistant

With several years of experience in the dental field and counting, Kayla brings a passionate and welcoming energy to the workplace while providing high-quality care our patients deserve. Her favorite part of her job is being able to help others live their best lives in addition to enjoying healthier and brighter smiles. As a Registered Dental Assistant, you’ll find her around the office treating and educating patients on how to maintain their pearly whites for the long run.

Kayla grew up in Fort Worth, TX. When she isn’t at the office working on teeth and building relationships with our patients, she’s likely participating in Hiking Entrepreneurial activities as well as self-development ventures. She’s constantly looking for new skill sets to build and is always eager for improvement!