Meet the Long Family Dental Team

Front Office

Julie, Business Administrator

Julie started with Long Family Dental in 2012, and she was sure to bring her 29 years of experience in the dental field with her! With a do-it-yourself attitude, she has learned everything about the dental field through on the job training and practice management courses. At Long Family Dental, Julie coordinates the financial needs of the practice, schedules patient appointments, and works with the patients to make sure they receive the care they need and deserve.

Julie is excited to work at Long Family Dental and meet the new patients. Her positive attitude and great desire to help people ensures a fun and relaxing environment for the patients.

Julie is very active in her church. In her free time she enjoys reading, singing, and traveling with her husband John. She also has two boys, ages 14 and 18, who she spends much of her time with.

 

Jacey, Treatment Coordinator

Jacey has more than 19 years of experience in the dental industry and has been part of Long Family Dental since 2006. As the treatment coordinator, she maintains the schedules of the doctors, verifies insurance, works with patients on financing their dental care, and confirms appointments.

Jacey loves her job, especially because the entire team works together to create a fun, relaxing environment for patients. They seek to give every patient the best care possible and take the time to get to know patients personally. Jacey is naturally upbeat and believes a positive attitude creates great relationships. She encourages patients to contact her any time with their questions and concerns.

Jacey has been married for 15 years to Rondy. They have two sons, Brady and Beaux. Both boys keep them busy with baseball tournaments. Jacey enjoys cooking on the grill, spending time with friends, working out, playing with her children, watching football, and golfing. She loves living in the country where her kids can swim, shoot guns, and enjoy campfires. Jacey also has two dogs, Charli and Jersey.

 

Monica, Insurance and Billing Coordinator

Monica has been part of Long Family Dental since 2001. She files all insurance claims, sends billing statements, accepts patient payments, and follow ups on all insurance issues. She graduated with a bachelor's in psychology from Texas A&M University. Monica was a patient of Long Family Dental before she started working at the dental practice and trusts Dr. Bob and Dr. Chris with her family's dental care.

Monica loves working for Long Family Dental because it's a family environment. She really enjoys her job and likes to help patients understand and fully utilize their insurance options. Monica has been married to her husband, Monroe, since 2000. They have two children, Grace and Clark. Monica homeschools her children, and she's an active member of Friendship Baptist Church. Monica enjoys reading, traveling, working out, and spending time with her family.

 

Jeannette, Business Coordinator

Jeannette has been working at Long Family Dental since 2008. She takes care of the daily financial tasks at Long Family Dental, including accounts payable and employee payroll. She also pitches in with the front desk whenever needed, answering phones and confirming appointments.

She loves working with the doctors and staff at Long Family Dental. She feels that everyone gives patients the highest level of quality care. She feels she's a good fit for her job because she likes staying busy, doesn't mind paperwork, and likes addressing all the details needed to ensure that operations run smoothly.

Jeannette is happily married and has two grown children who are married. She has six grandchildren. In addition to spending time with her family and attending church, Jeannette enjoys home improvement projects, reading, going to the movies, and spoiling her fur babies: Bella the Chihuahua mix and Patches the plus-size cat.

 

Stephanie, Hygiene Coordinator

Our Hygiene Coordinator, Stephanie, hails originally from Vero Beach, FL. Stephanie recently joined the Long Family Dental team, but has over 9 years or dental industry experience. Stephanie started her dental career as a dental assistant. As our Hygiene Coordinator, she schedules hygiene visits, verifies insurance benefits, makes financial arrangements, and maintains patient records. Stephanie enjoys working at our dental practice because of the upbeat family atmosphere and quality patient care. When not at work, Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family, swimming, reading, traveling, baking, fishing, and hiking.

 

Marissa, Registered Dental Hygienist

Marissa completed her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene and joined Long Family Dental in May of 2015. She earned her degree at the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene and Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry. Originally from Grandnew, Marissa grew up as a patient in our practice, and we are so proud to have her working on our team. According to Marrissa, she wanted to work at Long Family Dental because she has, “seen firsthand how they treat patients and each other like family. Coming to work every day is fun, and there’s never a dull moment.” Marissa is dedicated to building relationships with patients based on trust and respect, so she can help everyone she treats maintain optimal oral health.

Outside the office, Marissa enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to concerts, being active (especially Zumba!), enjoying the outdoors, and shopping. Marissa also loves playing with her yorkie, Paris.

 

Brittany, Registered Dental Hygienist

Brittany is an enthusiastic member of our dental hygiene team. With a bachelor’s in education and psychology as well as a bachelor’s of science in dental hygiene, Brittany has significant training and experience in her field. She loves working in a practice that values advanced care as much as strong relationships between the staff and clients. Outside of the office, you can find Brittany spending time with family and friends, working out, and volunteering at church.

 

Rebecca, Registered Dental Hygienist

Since 2008, Rebecca has offered gentle, attentive care as a registered dental hygienist, and she joined our office in 2018. She holds her associate degree in dental hygiene, and Rebecca loves having the opportunity to help patients improve their oral and overall health and wellbeing. Originally from Maypearl, Rebecca now resides in Waxahachie with her family. When she’s not hard at work, Rebecca enjoys camping, hiking, fishing, kayaking, gardening, and spending time with her sons.

 

Ashley, Dental Assistant

Ashley has been in the dental field for over 10 years and has experience in both the front and back office. She loves working around others who enjoy what they do as much as she does. She loves the bond that is created with her patients and co-workers, and appreciates the family style atmosphere at Long Family Dental.

When Ashley is not working, she is a busy mom of two. She loves cooking and spending time at home with her husband and children.

 

LeAnne, Registered Dental Assistant

LeAnne joined our dental office team in 2018 with more than a decade of dentistry experience under her belt. She loves assisting the dentist and helping make sure patients feel comfortable throughout their dental procedures. She takes great pride in seeing patients leave the office with smiles on their faces. A Granbury native, LeAnne enjoys spending time with her caring family and friends, reading, and being outdoors.

 

Shelly, Registered Dental Assistant

Shelly is brand new to our team as of January 2018, but she’s been providing exceptional dental care for patients since 2011. With experience in both front and back office dental care, she works diligently to ensure patients feel relaxed and that treatments go smoothly. She prides herself on doing her best to stay one step ahead of the dentist during treatment, so she can deliver what the doctor needs before they have to ask for it. Shelly studied at Kaplan College and she is certified in dental sealants and coronal polish. Originally from Midlothian, Shelly, her husband, and their two daughters now call Cleburne home. If she’s not at work, you’ll find Shelly with her family or working out.

 

Kaitlin, Registered Dental Assistant

Kaitlin joined our team in 2018, but she has worked in the dental field since 2009. She loves helping patients to feel their very best, and Kailin greatly enjoys seeing patients leave the office with a confident smile. She studied dental assisting through the VIP Dental Training Center, and she has enjoyed putting her dedication and attention to detail to work ensuring every aspect of the practice runs smoothly. She is especially conscientious of patient comfort, and Kaitlin is thrilled to work with a team of professionals who are just as dedicated to exceptional dentistry as she is. In addition to work in our office, Kaitlin also shares her dental assisting expertise with her peers as an instructor at a dental assisting school located in Grapevine. Originally from North Richland Hills, Kaitlin and her family are enjoying calling Cleburne home. They regularly spend time together in the outdoors, her daughter loves to ride horses, and the family enjoys going to the rodeo, camping, and visiting the coast.