Our staff turnover rate at Mick Family Dental Care is extremely low; it’s not at all uncommon for team members to stay with us for years. That means that you’ll soon become familiar with the faces that work at our practice, so you’ll always have someone that you feel comfortable coming to with your questions and concerns. To get a head start on getting to know the talented individuals on our staff, read the brief biographies below.
JoLynn has been an integral part of our practice for nearly 15 years. She appreciates the long term relationships with patients who are like family. She is happily married with four grown children. She spends her free time running, weight training, boating, water skiing, travelling, relaxing with good books and movies.
Heather has been with Mick Family Dental Care since 1997. She holds a BS in dental hygiene from The Ohio State University School of Dentistry, and she continues to develop and maintain her skills. Heather loves working with our patients to help them achieve optimal oral health.
Outside the dental office, Heather is happily married with two daughters, Lilly and Abby. She loves traveling, spending time with her family, boating at Lake Cumberland, and keeping up with Buckeye Football!
Tessa has been greeting our patients with a friendly smile and kind word since 2011. She specializes in helping even the most apprehensive patients feel comfortable during their visit, and patients appreciate her kindness and care.
Outside the dental office, Tessa is happily married and has three children. She enjoys spending time with her family, engaging in various church activities, reading, and traveling. Tessa also spends time with her twin sister, who is also her lifelong best friend.
Kate has worked as a chairside dental assistant alongside Dr. Mick since 2012, and nothing makes her happier than helping create beautiful smiles. Helping to restore the patient's confidence through dentistry is so rewarding to her. She graduated from Everest College for dental assisting where she was the ambassador of her class. She is certified in monitoring nitrous oxide sedation and truly understands the common "fear of the dentist".
Originally from Pataskala, Ohio, she is a graduate of Watkins Memorial High School. She is married with two children and now lives in Somerset. Her favorite things to do are kayaking, as she says the water brings her peace and relaxation, riding on the back of her Harley Davidson and spending quality time with her kids.
As an assistant, Sarah thinks there are so many rewarding moments in the dental profession, like forming lifelong relationships with patients and seeing their smiles transform for the better! At home, Sarah is a proud Air Force wife to her husband Levi, and they have two wonderful sons named Zander and Xavier. Her biggest hobbies include working out, snowboarding, traveling, camping, hiking, and boating. Most of all, she loves spending quality time with her family and her husband’s family! She’s also very skilled in dance, having taken lessons for well over a decade in nine different genres.