Our Team Treats You Right

We were very careful in selecting our team members. We searched for very competent people who have a very caring nature. You will enjoy being in their care, as they are very friendly while they skillfully attend to your needs.

Deann Patient Coordinator

Deann grew up in the neighboring town of Loretto. She is a graduate of Delano High School and now lives with her husband in South Haven. She enjoys time with her children and grandchildren.

She has been an essential part of our team since 2005. Many of our patients see Deann as a staple at the front desk. She always has a warm greeting and conversation for each patient. This influential to putting our patients at ease the moment they walk in the door. Along with her caring demeanor, she handles a lot of our patient’s insurance needs and is always trying to make this process as seamless as possible.

Deann - Patient Coordinator

Rebekkah Patient Coordinator

Rebekkah joined our team in the spring of 2013. In her years with us, she has taken on many different tasks. You will typically see her upon leaving your appointment. She helps our patients to feel more comfortable with their treatment plans and financial arrangements.

Rebekkah and her husband have been a part of the Delano community, since 2003. When not working she enjoys reading, crocheting, baking, and most of all, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

Rebekkah - Patient Coordinator

Amy Patient Coordinator

Amy has worked in dental for the past 10 years. She is brings a lot of experience and knowledge to our front desk team. She is thrilled to be working in the community that she has called home for so many years. Amy can typically be found behind the scenes, preparing all of us for the days ahead. Not only will she be scheduling and gathering information with most of our new patients. She will also work closely with monitoring schedules, putting together consent forms, patient billing and arranging financials for our patients.

In her free time, Amy is enjoying empty nester life. She and her husband, Pete, enjoy time with friends and their dog. They share 2 daughters, Abby and Maddy. Abby is currently in dental school at the University of Minnesota and Maddy is in nursing school at Minnesota State – Mankato


Carolyn Dental Hygienist

Carolyn has been a member of the Delano Dental team since 2002. She attended Normandale College for dental hygiene and has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for over 30 years.

Carolyn enjoys spending time with her family, including her grandchildren. She also enjoys reading and gardening in her spare time.

Carolyn Dental Hygienist

Emily Dental Hygienist

Emily attended Lake Superior College and began her career with Delano Dental as a Registered Dental Hygienist, following her graduation in 2017.

In her spare time, Emily enjoys being outdoors; fishing and hiking and spending time with her husband and two dogs.

Emily R - Dental Hygienist

Lisa Dental Hygienist

Lisa attended Herzing College in Crystal, MN to obtain her Associate of Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She practiced for her first 13 years in Eden Prairie and recently has returned “home” to Delano Dental. Lisa is a graduate of Delano High School and is now raising her own family here. She is loving her new commute to work and we enjoy her sense of humor. She brings not only her knowledge and love of dental health, but also a cheerful, comfortable demeanor that is sure to put her patients at ease.

In her spare time, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family and is a workout ENTHUSIAST!

Lisa - Dental Hygienist

Anita Dental Hygienist

Anita has been with Delano Dental since 2007. She has over 25 years of dental hygiene experience. As a versatile part of our team, we utilize Anita’s talents with both her dental hygiene and dental assisting knowledge.

In her spare time, Anita enjoys camping, reading, and gardening. She and her husband also enjoy spending time with their two children.

Anita - Dental Assistant


Ashley joined Delano Dental in the Spring of 2021. She brings 9 years of experience and a passion for dental assisting. Ashley graduated with her Dental Assisting degree in 2012, obtaining her degree from Hennepin Technical College.

She and her husband; along with their two daughters reside in Norwood. In her free time, she likes to spend time at their family cabin and enjoys camping, cooking and bingo. She is currently on the hunt for a hobby. If you have any suggestions, let her know at your next appointment!

Ashley - Dental Assistant

Tyra Dental Assistant

Tyra joined Delano Dental in September of 2021, when her family made the move to Delano. She has been a Licensed Dental Assistant since 1999. Her knowledge, patient care and chairside skills are second to none. Tyra is enjoying working in the community she resides in.

In her free time, Tyra enjoys time with her husband and 2 children, camping and hiking. Most recently, she has been working with horses and raising chickens. When she is not at Delano Dental, she can likely be found picking eggs and enjoying farm life.


Becca Office Manager / Dental Assistant

Becca grew up in Delano and graduated from Delano High School in 1997. She then attended St. Cloud Technical and Community College and graduated in 2000 with her Associate in Applied Science degree in Dental Assisting. Since then, she has worked in pediatrics, oral surgery and general and cosmetic dentistry. With 8+ years of experience in an oral surgery setting, as an Implant Treatment Coordinator, she brings a breadth of knowledge in the area of dental implants. Becca then practiced as a Treatment Coordinator for a general and cosmetic dental office. She enjoys meeting with patients and educating them on their dental needs. Helping them to move forward, making the best dental health decisions with each patient’s situation in mind.

In her free time, Becca enjoys time at the lake with her family and golfing with her husband. She enjoys being back in her hometown, helping people in our community.

Becca - Office Manager