Meet Our Staff

 Dental Office Receptionists

Jenny, Dental Office Receptionist

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, Office Receptionist

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 am married to my wonderful husband, Chad, I have a step-daughter, Ciarra, and my beautiful, 4-legged babies  named Luna and Hudson.


Renee, Office Receptionist

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 24 years.  I have 4 children, 2 daughter-in-laws, and 3 grandchildren.

Juliann, Office Receptionists

Juliann G.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2020
My Position:
 Office Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job:  My favorite aspect of my job is helping people to experience dental care with ease.
My Background Dentistry Information: In 2004, my first job in the industry was as a general dentist receptionist.  I was then offered an opportunity to work in the orthodontic field in reception and accounts receivable.  After 3 years, I worked chairside with an endodontist.  I worked directly with patient care and office administration.
My Hobbies:
 In my free time I enjoy reading, biking, gardening, and motorcycle rides with my husband.  Most of all, I love to hike with my dog Lola. 
My Family:
  I am married and have 2 grown daughters.

Ann, Dental Office Receptionists

Ann M.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2020
My Position:
 Office Receptionist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job:  I enjoy being able to help patients get answers to both clinical and business related questions.  I also enjoy getting to know patients on a personal level over time, and hearing their personal stories.

My Background Dentistry Information: I started my career as a chairside dental assistant.  I went on to get a dental hygiene degree, and eventually moved to the business side of the dental field, as a receptionist and insurance coordinator.
My Hobbies:
 I love to read, collect vinyl records, travel to England, and take long walks with my dog.
My Family:
  Just myself and my dog Nigel!


Dental Assistants

Gerry, Dental Assistant

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, Dental Assistant

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 27 years, and have a son and daughter that mean the world to me!


Lori, Dental Assistant

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 6 grandchildren.


Ashley, Dental Assistant

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 am married to my wonderful husband, Tony, and have two wonderful children and a dog named Bugsy.

Megan, Dental Assistant

Megan R.

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 two beautiful daughters, Eden and Nora, and one fur baby, Raji. I also have two sisters and wonderful parents.


Sarah, Dental Assistant

Sarah M.

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.

Alana, Dental Assistant

Alana E.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2020
My Position:
 Hygiene Assistant
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: The favorite part of my job is working in a field that offers me something new everyday.  I also enjoy the interactions with the staff and patients.
My Background Dentistry Information:  I just began my training in the dental field, and I am very eager to learn.
My Hobbies:
 I enjoy anything that allows me to be outdoors, from hiking, running or swimming, I love it all!
My Family:
   I am from a small family of four, my mom and dad, and a brother, that is a year younger and is my best friend!

Jena, Dental Assistant

Jena K.

Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2020
My Position:
 Dental Assistant

My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: The best part of my job is getting to meet new people everyday.  It really makes a difference in life when you can be the reason someone smiles!
My Background Dentistry Information:  I have been assisting for over three years.  Patient care is a priority to me, and I love making new connections with all the patients I meet everyday!
My Hobbies:  
Going to the lake is my favorite hobby when the weather is nice.  During winter, I love staying inside doing arts and crafts.
My Family:
   I have one daughter.  She is almost 4 years old, and was born on Christmas Eve!  My boyfriend and I have been together for almost 9 years.

Joslyn, Dental Assistant

Joslyn N.

Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2020
My Position:
 Dental Assistant

My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I love connecting with our patients and making them feel comfortable and confident in the care they receive.  I love when I can help a patient change a previous negative dental experience into a new pleasant one!
My Background Dentistry Information:  I graduated from st. Louis Community College for Dental Assisting, and received my CDA after taking the Dental Assisting National Board exam.  I have since enjoyed chairside assisting for the past 3 years, and look forward to many years to come!
My Hobbies:  
I enjoy hiking, camping, and everything outdoors!  I love spending time with family and friends.  I also like to cook, bake, and try new recipes!
My Family:
   My husband and I both have large families, so there is always little ones around.  We have a cat named Tater Tot, and a dog named Leroy Brown, who is the cutest dog in the whole dang town!

Olivia, Dental Assistant

Olivia F.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2021
My Position:
 Hygiene Assistant

My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: As a child, I always loved visiting the dentist, and I am glad to be a part of helping patients enjoy their time at our office!
My Background Dentistry Information: I have little background in the dental field, but I am excited to learn and grow!
My Hobbies: Thrifting is my favorite hobby, along with exploring new places, and helping my family.
My Family: My household includes my boyfriend, as well as our two bunnies, Jade and Paisley.


 

Elyse S.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2022
My Position:
 Dental Assistant

My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I really enjoy interacting with all of the different patients!
My Background Dentistry Information: I graduated from WCTC with a technical degree in dental assisting.
My Hobbies: I love photography, hiking, and going to the gym.
My Family: My family includes my mom, dad, older brother, and my dog Raven!


 

Amber A.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2022
My Position:
 Dental Assistant

My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I love assisting and making people smile and feel confident again.
My Background Dentistry Information: I graduated from WCTC in 2020 with a technical degree in dental assisting.  I worked for a few years at another local dental office, and decided to make a fresh start here!
My Hobbies: I love hiking, taking long walks with my husky, and photography.
My Family: I am the middle child of three siblings, who are my best friends!  I also got married in July of 2021 to my husband Jason!


Dental Hygienists

Kim, Dental Hygienist

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 30 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.


Peggy, Registered Dental Hygienist

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 35 years.  I also have two sons, Tyler and Luke.



Katie, Registered Dental Hygienist

Katie M.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2020
My Position:
 Registered Dental Hygienist.

My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I love helping patients understand how to keep their mouths clean and healthy!
My Background Dentistry Information:  I am a dental hygiene student at WCTC.
My Hobbies:  
I love working out, longboarding, and spending time with my friends.
My Family:
   I have 2 dogs named Quinnley and Gohan.  Quinnley is 2 and Gohan is 1, so they are full of energy!


Christal, Registered Dental Hygienist

Christal L.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2020
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I love smiles and taking care of people.  I enjoy promoting health through oral care and building relationships with my patients!
My Background Dentistry Information: I graduated from dental hygiene at MATC.  Along the way, I have participated in various community dental programs and have volunteered at Mission of Mercy!
My Hobbies:  I love health and fitness, everything from lifting weights to hot yoga.  I also enjoy spending time outdoors and traveling.
My Family:  I have a little guy named Weston, a yorkie named Buddy, and a wonderful fiancé Lane.


Cheryl, Registered Dental Hygienist

Cheryl G.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2021
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I truly enjoy meeting people “where they are” in their dental journey.  I celebrate all victories-even the smallest-as patients improve their oral health.
My Background Dentistry Information: As a 12-year-old with braces, I was excited for every visit with the orthodontist.  This led me to attend MATC for dental assisting, and then dental hygiene.  I have worked in general dentistry for thirty-eight years.
My Hobbies:  Whenever possible, I enjoy working on “projects”.  I’ve started knitting, sewing, jewelry design and fabrication, and stained glass.  I no longer have dogs of my own, but I care for dogs at my home when their families are on vacation.  At my house, the pups are on vacation too!
My Family:  I am single, and do not have children.  My niece is the recipient of my uncontrollable “spoiling”!! My siblings and many cousins live nearby, which allows frequent get-togethers.


 Emily C.

I Have Been Working at Skarr Waukesha Dentist since: 2022
My Position: Registered Dental Hygienist
My Favorite Aspect of my Dentistry Job: I enjoy getting to know patients while giving quality care and education to create healthy smiles!
My Background Dentistry Information: I graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from MATC in December of 2021.
My Hobbies:  I love spending time outside, especially at the beach or pool, going to Brewer’s games, shopping, and hanging out with friends and family.
My Family:  I have a kitten named Walter!


Pat, Dental Receptionist (Retired)

 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.


Judy, (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Judy P. Retired!!!

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.