Meet Our Staff

 

 Dental Office Receptionists

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Jenny W.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2007
My Position: Dental Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: We have a lot of fun while still providing amazing dental care for each patient.
My Background Dentistry Information: I worked at a chiropractic office for 10 years and was definitely ready for a new challenge.  I am continuing to learn more about dentistry every day and I enjoy helping to calm dental fears for patients.
My Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, shopping, gardening, and camping.
My Family: I am married to my husband, Eric, and we have three boys, Aaron, Caleb and Ian.

Brenda H.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2005
My Position: Dental Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: We are all very close at the office and with our patients.
My Background Dentistry Information: I have worked at 2 other offices.
My Hobbies: I Live to Ride, Ride to Live, cooking and baking. I recently started to renew my passion for art, and have been creating custom portraits for friends and referrals!
My Family: I have a step-daughter, Ciarra, and my beautiful, 4-legged baby boy named Cal.


Natalie K.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist  since: 2017
My Position: Dental Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I truly believe who you work with makes or breaks a job, and at Dr. Skarr’s office, my co-workers more than make this job!  Everyone is so caring, hard-working and radiate positive energy! 
My Background Dentistry Information: This is my first experience in the dental industry and I am enjoying the new challenge of learning something new in such a fast-paced and exciting environment.
My Hobbies: I love cooking, fitness, and fishing, especially back home in Minnesota.
My Family: I am married to my handsome husband, Cameron, and we have a fur-baby, our dog, Indy.


 

Katie P.  

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2017
My Position:
 Office Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: The favorite part of my job is working with patients, increasing my knowledge of dentistry, and having great co-workers.
My Background Dentistry Information: Most of my knowledge is in the medical field, but I am eager to learn about dentistry!
My Hobbies:
 I enjoy shopping, talking walks, hiking, spending time with my children, and summer!
My Family:
   I have of husband, Scott, of 17 years,  2 children, Scotty and Ava, and a cat named Stella.


 

Renee B.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2018
My Position:
 Office Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job:  I enjoy getting to know the patients, and to help educate them.   I also enjoy being part of a team working together to accomplish the same goals.
My Background Dentistry Information: I graduated from the MATC Dental Assistant program many years ago, and was a dental assistant for 30 years.  I also received additional training running the front office.  My last six months of employment have been spent as an office manager.
My Hobbies:
 During my time off, I enjoy taking walks, reading, and watching Brewers or Packers games.  I also enjoy traveling to Las Vegas to visit my family that lives there.
My Family:
  I have been married to my husband Mike for 20 years.  I have 4 children, 2 daughter-in-laws, and 2 grandchildren.

 

 

Dental Assistants


Gerry Lynn F.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2001
My Position: Dental Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: Skarr Dental has great patients, and I enjoy all my coworkers.
My Background Dentistry Information: I worked in one other dental office for 1 ½ years.
My Hobbies: I enjoy exercising, spending time with my friends and family, and shopping.
My Family: I am married to my husband, Jason, and have two adorable fur babies.


Kim K.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2005
My Position:
Dental Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: The friendly co-workers, an awesome boss, and the fact that all of my co-workers are close is my favorite aspect of my job.
My Background Dentistry Information: I worked at a Dental Lab for 3 years, and have worked as a Dental Assistant since 1996.
My Hobbies: I enjoy bicycle riding, fishing, and exercising (water aerobics).
My Family: I am married, have 3 grown children and 1 grandchild.


Lori H.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 1998
My Position: Hygiene Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: We are very fortunate to work with a staff  that I consider family.  I also enjoy the relationships that I have established with our wonderful patients.
My Background Dentistry Information: I have been working in dentistry since 1978.
My Hobbies: I enjoy bowling, Bocce Ball, shopping, and spending time with my family; especially my grandchildren.
My Family: I am married to my husband, Steve, have 3 grown sons, 2 daughter in-laws and 5 grandchildren.


Ashley F.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2015
My Position: Hygiene Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I enjoy working with staff who genuinely care about the patients health and well-being.
My Background Dentistry Information: I have been working in dentistry since 2012.
My Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with family, skiing, bicycling, and crafting.
My Family: I have two wonderful children and a dog.

Megan H.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2012
My Position:
Dental Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job:
The staff, patients, and variety of procedures.
My Background Dentistry Information:
I graduated from WCTC with Dental Assisting.
My Hobbies:
Exercising, triathlons and marathons.
My Family:
 I am married to my husband, Brian, and we have a dog.  I also have two sisters and wonderful parents.


 

 
 

 

Sarah D.  

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2017
My Position:
 Dental Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: The favorite part of my job is working in a field that allows me to learn and grow daily.  Also, I enjoy being able to build relationships with co-workers and our patients.  
My Background Dentistry Information:  I started working in the dental field at age 16!  Ten years later, I am still doing what I love!
My Hobbies:
 I enjoy camping, cooking, being outdoors, anything fitness related, watching sports, and I love listening to music.
My Family:
   I am the proud momma of two cat fur babies, Macy and Teavah.

Dental Hygienists

 

Judy P.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2007
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: Dr. Skarr and our wonderful, caring staff.  We have a beautiful state of the art facility and excellent equipment, which enables us to give the very best care to our patients.
My Background Dentistry Information: I became a dental assistant while I was in high school and continued with that job through my 4 years at UWM, where I was in the lower elementary education program slated to become a teacher.  My employer and his dentist friends were always pressuring me to become a dental hygienist.  I realized that I really did love dentistry so enrolled in Marquette University’s Dental Hygiene program.
My Hobbies: I enjoy sewing, painting, and gardening.  I become a certified one stroke painting instructor in 2002, and have taught for the City of Waukesha Parks and Recreation Department and Michael’s.  I also play in the Bell Choir at my church. 
My Family: My husband, Tom, and I have been married for over 50 years.  We have 2 children.


Kim J.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 1997
My Position: Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I enjoy the camaraderie of the staff and the wonderful patients we have at the office.
My Background Dentistry Information: I have been in the dental field for over 25 years.  I started as a Dental Assistant in High School.  I graduated from MATC-Madison in 1989 with a Dental Hygiene degree, went on and received a BS in Dental Hygiene from Marquette University in 1994.  I then received a Masters in Administrative Leadership from UWM.  I teach full time at Waukesha County Technical College in the Dental Hygiene Program.  I enjoy working at the dental office in the summer and part time during the school year.
My Hobbies: I enjoy bicycle riding, working out (Zumba), and spending time with friends.
My Family: I have 2 girls, Teagan and Taylor. 


Lori K.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist Since: 2011
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: It is a pleasure to work with such a friendly, cohesive group of people who truly know the meaning of being a team. Everyone is on the same page working toward the same goal of excellent patient care.
My Background Dentistry Information: I received my degree from Marquette University and have been a practicing dental hygienist for since 1984.
My Hobbies: I enjoy biking on the beautiful Wisconsin trails, outdoor music in the parks, reading, and swimming.
My Family: I have 2 girls and am a proud grandma with 2 grandchildren. They are definitely my favorite hobby!


 

Ashley S.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist Since: 2015
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I enjoy the combination of working in health care and working with the general public.  I also enjoy doing hygiene, socializing, and caring for my patients.
My Background Dentistry Information: I worked for six years assisting in an endodontic office.  I attended dental hygiene school at WCTC and graduated in 2014.
My Hobbies: I enjoy cooking, boating, and interior design.
My Family: I love my family!  My parents are a big part of my life.  I am married, and have a cat named Jim, and a dog named Otis. 


 
 

Jamie K.


I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2016
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry JobWorking with a great team who loves what they do and provide excellent care to the patients.
My Background Dentistry Information:  I worked as a dental assistant for two years before hygiene school.  I graduated in 2009 with a bachelor of Science in dental hygiene from Southern Illinois University.
My HobbiesI enjoy maintaining our garden, bow hunting, baking, and spending time with my family and two dogs.
My FamilyI have a husband named Keith, and two dogs, Beau and Jasper. I also had my first son. Andrew, in July of 2017.  My husband and I are loving being new parents! 


 
 
 
 

Alex L.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2015
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I enjoy the combination of working in health care and working with the general public.  I also enjoy doing hygiene, socializing, and caring for my patients.
My Background Dentistry Information I received a dental assisting certificate from MATC in 2014.  Loving dentistry from the get go, I decided to continue my education, and graduated from dental hygiene school in 2016.
My Hobbies:  I enjoy spending time outdoors with my horses, and spending time with my family.
My FamilyMy family is awesome!  I have two parents and an older sister.  I also have two cats, Chester and Clyde.


 

Katherine G.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2017
My Position:
 Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I enjoy getting to know the patients, and educating them on healthy smiles!
My Background Dentistry Information:  I have been practicing hygiene for almost 2 years now.
My Hobbies:
 
My Family:
   



 
 

Kim P.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2018
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job:  I enjoy providing one on one patient care along with oral hygiene education.
My Background Dentistry Information: I graduated from WCTC Dental Assisting Program in 2008 and assisted until 2016.   I then returned to WCTC to continue my education as a dental hygienist.  I graduated from the hygiene program in May of 2018.
My Hobbies:  I enjoy kayaking, hiking, boating, fishing, traveling, and spending quality time with my family.
My Family:  I am married, and have a miniature dachshund named Trixie.


 

 

 
 
 

Pat G. Retired!!!

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 1994
My Position: Dental Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: We work in a beautiful facility.  I have developed great relationships with my co-workers (friends).  That, combined with the great patients we have, make my job the best.
My Background Dentistry Information: I worked beginning in high school for a pedodontic practice and continued there for 23 years before working with Dr. Skarr. 
My Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with family and friends and reading.
My Family: I have a husband, 2 grown children, a son in-law, daughter in-law and two grandchildren.