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Karla

Registered Dental Hygienist

Karla provides exceptional care on our dental hygiene team with over 20 years of experience in advanced preventive care.  She was born in Colorado and raised in Washington, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Washington.  She appreciates the opportunity to develop long-term relationships with families in the local community while helping each person maintain their dental health for overall wellness.  Karla has been married for 26 years and has a son and a daughter living in Seattle.  When she’s not in the office, she enjoys gardening, travel, hiking, and cycling.

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Mary

Registered Dental Hygienist

Mary holds an Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Pierce College and has been a valuable member of our preventive program since 1992.  She was born in Champagne-Urbana, IL and moved to Tacoma as a child before making Gig Harbor her home.  Mary and her husband have two grown children who live nearby in Seattle, and she enjoys travel and spending quality time with family and friends.  As a hygienist, Mary focuses on getting to know each patient and making each as comfortable as possible.  In fact, she’s glad to think of so many of her patients as friends!

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Annette

Registered Dental Hygienist

Annette brings a wealth of experience to her patients at North Harbor Dental and feels blessed to be part of the team. She was raised in University Place before earning a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Eastern Washington University in 1985.  She moved to Gig Harbor in 1995 to raise a family and has three grown sons who live in the area.  Annette is dedicated to making every patient experience positive, and she enjoys the process of connecting with patients in a way that enhances their oral and general health.  When she’s not providing care, she enjoys working on house projects with her husband and exploring the Northwest in their trailer.

 
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Katherine

Lead Dental Assistant

Katherine is a life-long resident of the Pacific Northwest and a compassionate member of our talented clinical team.  With formal training in dental assisting and dental hygiene from Eton in 2003, she has built on her education with a special focus on digital dentistry. She loves working with people from all walks of life, hearing their stories, and seeing them smile.  When she’s not caring for patients, Katherine enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband, Donny, and their two boys.  She might be found running, hiking, camping, or pursuing motocross with her sons!

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Kimberly

Registered Dental Assistant

Kimberley provides compassionate support to the delivery of care in our practice with a wide-range of skills.  Most recently, she’s added expertise to her 20 years in dentistry by training with E4D Planscan Digital Dentistry techniques to enhance further the service we provide.  After attending Peninsula High School, Kimberley completed the Clover Park Dental Assisting Program and brought her years of experience to us in 2014. She and her husband, John, have three amazing kids, and they love hiking, biking, house projects, sporting events, and movie time!

 
 

Amanda

Registered Dental Assistant

Amanda fills an integral role on our clinical support team with proficiency in all areas of general dentistry.  Most importantly, she loves interacting with patients and providing a variety of services every day.  Originally from Tacoma, Amanda received an Associate Degree in Dental Assisting from Clover Park Technical College in 2005.  She lives with her husband, Jesse, in Tacoma’s Proctor district where they enjoy spending time walking the neighborhood and the golf course.  She also enjoys reading, running, and crafting (Handmade by Panda’s Paws.)

 
 

Darcia

Sterilization technician

Darcia serves a valuable supportive role on our team as a dental assistant.  She grew up in Gig Harbor and attended Clover Park where she earned certification in dental assisting.  Darcia and has enjoyed nearly 40 years caring for dental patients, and she joined our team in May 2007.  She loves working with the staff at North Harbor Dentistry, but she also enjoys spending time with her husband, Ed.  She enjoys traveling, boating, music, and a little downtime at the beach.

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Chance

Office Manager

Chancemarie provides organizational and leadership roles at North Harbor Dentistry.  She’s originally from Arizona, but she moved to Washington in 2007 shortly after high school.  She received certification in dental assisting from Everest College in 2010, along with a degree in Business Administration in 2016.  Dentistry provides Chancemarie with a fun, dynamic environment where she enjoys treating people the way she would like to be treated.  Although she loves every aspect of the profession, she enjoys her combined family of five kids, especially when they’re camping at Lake Trask.  She can also be found gardening, hiking, and attending sports activities with her kids.

 

Leah

Bio Coming Soon!