Meet the Team

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Office Administrator

Falon graduated from Highline Community College in 2002 and has been a part of our dental family since 2003.  Over the last 15 years she has transitioned from Dental Assistant to Clinic Coordinator, and then Front Office.  She feels very blessed to be a part of Fife Dental Center for so long and even more blessed to have Dr. Buttaro as a mentor.  When away from the office she enjoys exploring her new hometown of San Antonio, Texas with her husband and young son.

Few People Know:
"I've become quite crafty and in my free time enjoy making custom signs and shirts for family and friends!"




Kim has enjoyed working in dentistry for over 25 years, starting as a dental assistant and spending the last 15 years working in the administration area. Kim has two grown adult children and 1 grand daughter that she enjoys spending her free time with. 

Few people know :
"I graduated from high school 1 of 16 students."



Office Administrator

Kathy has worked front office in the dental field for 20+ years.  She is happy to have the opportunity to work with patients, and help with all of their insurance and scheduling needs.  When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 dogs, family and friends.  She loves traveling, and watching the Seahawks games.

Few people know:
"I went skydiving many years ago, and what a thrill!"



Office Administrator

Tina has been in the dental field for 20 years.  She has worked in many areas of dentistry, starting out as a hygiene/sterilization assistant as a teenager, then onto chair-side assisting, and office administrator.  In her free time she enjoys spending time with family, gardening, fishing and being in the mountains.

Few people know:
"I am a licensed foster parent!"



Office Administrator

Katelynn has been in the dental field for over fifteen years as an Office Administrator.  Her grandfather has been a dentist for over 50 years, so dentistry is in the heart of her family.  She enjoys greeting patients with a warm welcome and helping them to feel comfortable.  Seeing patients love their smile has always brightened her day!  When away from the office she enjoys spending time with her son, road trips, camping, hiking, yoga, and baking goodies.

Few people know:
"I had braces for over 5 years and reconstructive jaw surgery. Best decision I've ever made!" 



Dental Hygienist

Gina graduated with a degree in dental hygiene from Yakima Valley Community College in 2004. She then worked in Louisiana for several years while her husband served in the United States Army. She has made a great addition to our dental family. Gina has been married since 2004 and has a daughter and pet Beagle. In her spare time she enjoys scrap booking, baking, and spending time with her family.

Few people know:
“My husband and I were High School sweethearts”



Dental Hygenist

Sarah graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Yakima Valley Community College in 2004 and has enjoyed being in the Dental field ever since. Sarah has been married since 2008 and has three beautiful children. When she is away from the office she enjoys baking cupcakes, party planning, attending Seahawks games and spending quality time with her family.

Few people know:
“One day I would love to have a cupcake truck or cupcake shop!“



Dental Hygienist

Robin graduated with a degree in dental hygiene in 2004 from Pierce College, Tacoma.  She and her husband have 4 children with spouses, 8 beautiful grandchildren and one more on the way.  She enjoys her family, playing guitar, singing and reading.

Few people know:
"I met my husband in Washington, but we are both from the same town in Florida"



Dental Hygienist

Melissa graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Seattle Central College in 2012.  Prior to becoming a dental hygienist she was a dental assistant since 1996.  Melissa married in 1998 and has three beautiful children.  Away from the office she enjoys a house full of kids, friends and family. Having gatherings and game nights are her favorite thing to do besides hiking with her husband.

Few People Know:
“I always have a song in my head and can burst into song on command!”



Clinic Coordinator, Dental Assistant

Corina graduated from Highline Community College in 1994 and has been in the dental field ever since. What she loves most about dentistry is all the patients she’s able to connect with and seeing them smile as they walk through the door for their appointments. She is happily married with three kids.  As a family with three kids they are always busy with sports or outdoor activities. She wouldn’t change a thing about her busy crazy life!

Few people know:
"That I’m a huge Lionel Richie fan”



Dental Assistant

Maria graduated from Eton Technical College in 2004 and has been assisting ever since. She loves spending time with her three wonderful children and loving husband.

When away from the office you can find her in the great outdoors or enjoying her hobby, interior decorating.

Few people know:
“I was born overseas.”



Dental Assistant

Terah has been a dental assistant for 12 years.  She enjoys dentistry because it’s such a rewarding career and even after 12 years she learns something new everyday!  She also gets to meet some really amazing people!  She is married with one dog, who is their baby for now. In her free time she enjoys hiking, backpacking and taking nature photography as much as possible.

"Although I spend A LOT of time outdoors, I love long marathon days of playing video games in my pjs!!"



Dental Assistant

Jessie graduated from Everest College in 2013 and has been assisting ever since.  She really enjoys all the kiddos that come into our office and educating them and their parents the importance of oral hygiene.  She grew up in the PNW and was heavily involved with sports.  In her spare time you can find her coaching girls volleyball, staying active, and traveling with her husband.

Few people know:
"I auditioned for American Idol"



Dental Assistant

Chelsey has been a dental assistant for over 10 years.  After graduating from Eatonville High School in 2007, she then went on to receive her dental assistant certificate from Everest College.  She currently resides in Eatonville where she was born and raised, living in her childhood home with her husband and 4yr old son.  When she's away from the office you can find her at one of the many close by ORV parks.  Camping, hiking, fishing, and dirt biking are her top favorite ways to spend her time with family and friends.

Few people know:
"I am an adrenaline junkie. I also enjoy making performance modifications to my Camaro"



Dental Assistant

Robin graduated from Bryman College in 2005 and has been assisting ever since. Robin,  her husband and son enjoy spending time together cooking healthy meals and being active, whether it's outdoors or at the local YMCA. They also enjoy trips to Disney as often as possible!  Robin's greatest love of dentistry is being able to connect with the patients and to make all patients comfortable and at ease while at the office.

Few people know:
“That I’m a Disney Princess!”




Jordan graduated from Renton Technical College in 2012 and has been assisting ever since.  What she loves most about the dental field is trying to make every patient feel comfortable and at home in the dental chair.  When not at the office she enjoys camping and being outdoors with her husband, new baby boy, and their chocolate lab.

"I’ve completed a triathlon and a half marathon!"