Meet The Team

Makenzi

Scheduling Coordinator

Makenzi ("Kenzi") is a native to the Pacific Northwest and joined Winlock Family Dentistry in 2017. She is the first person you will see as you walk through the door, so make sure to say hi and give her a smile! She is married to her wonderful husband, Johnnie, and together are raising two beautiful children, Jackson and Henlee. When she is not at work, she loves to read a good book or catch up on the latest movies. With her family, they enjoy going to the sand dunes in Oregon and going on little mini getaway vacations.


Gayle

Financial Coordinator

Gayle has been a team member of Winlock Family Dentistry since 1986! Can you believe it? She really enjoys meeting and getting to know all of the patients. Her long term commitment and dedication to the practice and patients is evident when you meet her. Her husband, Terry, is a graduate and teacher of Toledo High School. They have a daughter, who is a dental hygienist, and a son, who is now working after completing college. Outside of work, Gayle is well-known for her creativity and design in craft, event planning, and desserts!


Erin

Dental Hygienist

Erin is a long-time resident of Toledo, WA and has been with Winlock Family Dentistry since 2002. Erin has been practicing dental hygiene since 1994 and is adored by her patients. She loves that her many years at Winlock Family Dentistry has allowed her to develop long-term, trusting relationships with all of her patients. Her husband, Horst, is a history teacher and soccer coach at Toledo High School. Together, they have two teenage boys who are actively involved in sports all year round.  



Jennie

Dental Hygienist

Jennie was born and raised in Winlock, WA and has recently moved back to the area. Upon her return, she seeks to improve the oral health of her community. She graduated from Clark College with an A.A.S. in 2009 and has been practicing dental hygiene for over 8 years. Her husband, who is also from Winlock, started medical school at the University of Washing in 2015. They have a smart and beautiful 6 year old daughter and a darling 5 month old son together. In her free time, she enjoys crafting and reading. During the summer, she enjoys getting out and hiking with her family. 


Sheila

Dental Assistant

Sheila is a lifetime resident of the Castle Rock/Kelso area. She offers her care with 20 years of dental experience and still always eager to learn and grow. Her favorite aspect of dentistry is assisting and learning about different dental surgeries. Sheila absolutely loves taking care and providing comfort to patients. You'll find her greeting you with a warm smile and easing your anxiety with her soothing demeanor. Sheila has two daughters and several grandchildren that she loves spending time with. Her favorite activities include hiking, camping, and going to garage sales. 


Donna

Dental Assistant

Donna is the newest member to our awesome dental family! She has been in the dental field for over five years and loves every bit of it. She enjoys assisting in dental surgeries and her amazingly warm personality makes it easy for her to connect with patients. She has the full support of her husband and three children in pursuing dentistry and they're excited to see her develop her career. In her spare time, Donna loves to play and work in her garden as well as spend time outside with her kids.


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