Meet the Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.

 

Tiffany - Scheduling Coordinator

Tiffany was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. She was a massage therapist in Oregon for the past 10 years and recently bought a house in Vancouver with her husband.Tiffany and her husband have known each other for 20 years and got married in 2013. They are addicted to road trips and Utah to Arizona is their favorite stretch of all time! She has two children; a son who is 15 and loves playing hockey and drums and a 13 year old daughter who loves softball and singing.When she's not planning the next getaway or camping with the kids, she is being followed to the garden by her two cats or spending time with her mom.

Shannon- Scheduling Coordinator

Shannon moved to Washougal Washington in April of 2012 with her boyfriend Mike. Shannon is a native of Washington, originally from the Tri-cities area. She has been working in the Dental industry for 18 years now and recently graduated from Charter College as a certified dental assistant.When not working, Shannon stays active hiking, horseback riding, biking and snow shoeing.  

Shane - Financial Coordinator

Shane has been working in the dental field for 15 years. She lives in Washougal and is from Stevenson. In 2001, Shane got married to Zanner, and in 2008 they had a daughter, Bailey. Bailey and Shane are very active in the Girl Scout community. They all love going to the beach (especially Seaside!). In her free time, Shane enjoys crafting, gardening, and playing with their dogs, Jumbo and Molly.

Kathy - Treatment Coordinator

Kathy

Kathy has worked with Dr. Brown since 1995 and is very happy to help you answer orthodontic questions and get started with your treatment. Her hobbies include sewing, reading and gardening. Ask her about sky diving!  She and her husband also enjoy motorcycle riding on nice weekends.

Kathy - Orthodontic/Lab Technician

Kathy is an Orthodontic Assistant AND our Lab Technician.  She loves to get to know her patients and work with Dr. Brown to create the best possible smile.  Kathy is a master in the lab and creates most of our retainers and plaster models.  She has a very good eye for detail and loves the creativity in lab work.  

Angie - Treatment Coordinator

Angie has been working in Orthodontics for over 10 years.  She joined our office in 2014.  Orthodontics is her favorite because she loves to see the kids enter braces and then see them transform into teens with beautiful smiles.  Outside the office Angie keeps busy with her 2 children Ayden and Gracie.  They love to hike, mountain bike, canoe and go to the beach.  Their favorite place to explore is the Columbia Gorge.  Angie and Ayden are HUGE Blazer fans and never miss a game.

Sam - Orthodontic  Assistant/Admin. Assistant

Sam joined our team in 2014.  Sam graduated from Heritage High School 09' and then received her Associates degree in Arts from Clark College.  She then went on to Concorde Career College where she earned her Dental Assisting Degree.    Her attention to details and sweet nature makes her a great orthodontic assistant.  In her spare time Sam loves to do yoga, take zumba classes, hike, fish, camp and take her two labs to the dog park (Leah;border collie black lab mix and Brutus;chocolate lab).    

Dahlia - Orthodontic Assistant 

Dahlia started working for Dr. Brown October 2016 but Dahlia has been an orthodontic assistant for almost 10 years. She graduated from Fort Vancouver High School 05'. Then right after, attended Concorde Career Institute. It was then that she fell in love with orthodontics! Dahlia and her husband have three children, Enrique, Guadalupe and Esperanza. When Dahlia isn't at the office she enjoys spending time with family and being in the outdoors; especially at the gorge. There, they enjoy hiking and site seeing. Also Dahlia enjoys running, bike riding, doing yoga and taking body pump classes. 

Sue - Orthodontic  Assistant

Sue has worked with Dr. Brown since 2004.  She has a sweet disposition and is very gentle with her patients.  Sue loves to see the changes in patients as they go through treatment.  “It’s fun to see their new smile when they finish”.  Sue also enjoys the outdoors by gardening, boating, skiing and going to sporting events.  She also has 2 adorable granddaughters.  One of Sue’s favorite places to visit is the beach.  Ask her about clamming!

Mackenzie - Orthodontic  Assistant

Mackenzie grew up in Vancouver and attended St.Mary's Academy. She recently finished her dental assisting from Charter College, and she is very excited to be following in her parents footsteps in the dental field (Dr. Brown's daughter). When she isn't in the office, she loves traveling (she has been to 6 continents!), shopping and taking care of her two cats Athena and Cookie.

Laurie - Orthodontic  Assistant

Laurie has been an orthodontic assistant since 1994 and has worked with Dr. Brown since 2001.  Laurie is very gentle, has great attention to detail and a great assistant.  You can tell that Laurie “loves my job”.  Laurie keeps busy outside the office doing things with her grown children, gardening, collecting Couture handbags and taking care of her 2 Persian cats.

Samantha - Sterilizing/Lab Technician

Samantha joined our team as a sterilizer and lab technician is 2015. She recently graduated from Spokane Community College and bought a house in Vancouver! When she is not at work, Samantha spends time with her Husband Nick and their yellow lab Diesel and new addition black lab puppy, Ruger. They like to be with their family and friends, ride their quads, hangout at bonfires and work on their diesel trucks.