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 M.

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 girl named Luna.


   
 

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 3 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.


Kristen L.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2010
My Position:
Dental Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I enjoy working with patients and making them feel comfortable while in the chair. I am compassionate, understanding and enjoy working as a team player with my co-workers.
My Background Dentistry Information:  I have been a dental assistant for twenty years.
My Hobbies: Away from the office I like to bake, cook and go shopping.
My Family: I have been married for 19 years, and have a son and daughter that mean the world to me!


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!


   
 

 
 
 
 

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.


 

 Peggy S.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2019
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job:  I enjoy being part of a team that provides quality dental care for our patients.  I also enjoy developing a relationship with my patients!
My Background Dentistry Information: I attended MATC-Madison dental hygiene school and have been practicing since 1989.
My Hobbies:  I enjoy boating, paddle boarding, and spending time with family and friends.
My Family: I have a husband named Mike, and have been married almost 30 years.  I also have two sons, Tyler and Luke.




 
 
 

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.