Meet The Team
5-Star-Rated Orthodontics Team
At our orthodontic office in Omaha, NE, we are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home. We put your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment. Our staff is trained, skilled, and strives to provide energetic and fun-loving service to each patient. Our office staff has years of experience in treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to stay abreast of the latest in technology and advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.
Shelby – Director of Operations
As the Director of Operations, I run the website, create content for our social media channels, coordinate our advertising and community involvement, and identify and promote what makes Omaha Orthodontics unique as an orthodontic office. I love what I do because I am able to interact with the patients as well as the entire staff to help create a fun atmosphere in our office.
I grew up here in Omaha, Nebraska, and attended Millard West High School. After graduating, I attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and majored in Advertising and Public Relations. I graduated in 2017 with my bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communications. Outside of work, I love spending time with my husband, Lucas, and you can mostly find us on the golf course any day of the week. We also love traveling, trying out new restaurants, and hanging out with our energetic Australian Sheppard, Birdie.
Joanna – Operations Manager
As an Operations Manager, It is rewarding to be able to watch patients reach a beautiful, confident smile. I love being able to serve our patients and our team. At Omaha Orthodontics I have had the pleasure to work in all parts of our office. I am grateful that I can work with such a great team who is so passionate and excited about what we do each day.
I grew up in Fremont, Nebraska, at Woodcliff Lakes, and in the seventh grade, we moved to Omaha. I graduated high school from Millard West High in 2014. My husband, Antonio, and I have a daughter named Sienna and a labradoodle named Jade. Outside of work, we enjoy spending time with our family and friends.
Sharon – Financial Coordinator
As the Financial Coordinator at Omaha Orthodontics, I’m happy to be able to make our patients’ transition into orthodontic treatment as smooth as possible. After being an orthodontic assistant, treatment coordinator, and assistant manager for the last 27 years, I have had the opportunity to experience all aspects of the orthodontic world and love getting to know our patients and their families. Our team always goes above and beyond to ensure everyone has a positive orthodontic experience and it is very rewarding to lead such a great team.
My husband, Carl, and I have three wonderful children that keep us busy with sporting events and school activities. I spend most of my free time with my family or volunteering at church and school functions, but I also enjoy cooking and reading.
Carol – Treatment Coordinator
I am married to my husband, Don, and we have two children. Our daughter, Cassi, and her husband, Brandon, live in Denver and have two kids – BJ and Anika. Our other daughter, Miranda, and her husband, Jason, live in Omaha and have five kids – Anson, Palmer, Ray, Finley, and Abner.
I have many years of experience in orthodontics including all of Dr. McIntyre’s career. Some of my interests include volunteering at church, sewing, camping, biking, and walking for exercise.
Melissa Y. – Scheduling Coordinator
My name is Melissa and I love being a part of the Omaha Orthodontics family! As a Scheduling Coordinator, I enjoy interacting with our patients and watching their progress as they come in for treatment. It’s a blessing to work in a professional and caring atmosphere where I can learn something new every day. The doctors and staff are efficient and fun!
Outside the office, I enjoy spending time with my husband, Heath, our daughter Sydney, and our very spoiled cat, Kitty. We are big fans of both summer and fall activities, Husker sports, Marvel movies and our list of favorite foods is too long to list!
Alexa – Clinical Assistant
As a Clinical Assistant at Omaha Orthodontics, I’m happy to be part of a team that enjoys sharing a fun, positive, caring atmosphere day after day. My favorite part of each day is seeing the amazing transformations in our patient’s teeth throughout their treatment. I believe you’re not fully dressed without a beautiful, proud smile so it’s rewarding to take part in helping make our patient's smiles their best accessory. My interest in working in the dental field began when I was younger, as I was experiencing changes in my smile from oral surgeries and braces. While I grew more confident in myself after my treatment, I was inspired to have a helping hand in others reaching their perfect smile, so they can gain that boost of confidence, too.
I’m from the small town of Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska, where I kept busy playing sports year-round including volleyball, basketball, and track. In my free time, I like heading back home to spend time with my wonderful friends and family, doing crafty DIY projects, or anything that involves traveling, outdoor activities, and country music concerts.
Azsheia – Clinical Assistant
I started my dental career in 2018 in Zachary, Louisiana, then moved to Omaha to join the amazing team at Omaha Orthodontics. As a Clinical Assistant, I enjoy helping our patients feel confident with their smiles at each appointment as their smile changes. The most rewarding part of my job is seeing our patient's new, bright, confident smiles when they get their braces removed. Outside of orthodontics, you can find me enjoying time at the gym and spending time with my son. I’m also a fan of scary movies and exploring vintage shops.
Brittany – Observation Coordinator
As an Observation Coordinator, I love getting people excited about their beautiful smiles and being a part of their journey to reach that smile. I enjoy getting to know each and every family!
I graduated from Kaplan Dental Assisting School in 2014. Since then, I’ve worked in oral surgery for almost six years. I grew up in Washington state and moved to Nebraska in 2014. I’m married to my husband, Tyler, and together we have three beautiful children; Audrey, Kloee, and Michael. My family and I enjoy spending our weekends floating down the river, camping, and exploring the outdoors. We also love traveling and trying new local foods!
Di – Clinical Assistant
My career in the dental field began in 2010, and I continue to learn and grow as an assistant each day. Each one of our patients is unique, and learning about them makes each day different and exciting. Seeing how happy our patients are at the end of their treatment is always rewarding!
Outside of Omaha Orthodontics, I love to spend time with my family and explore new cuisine.
Desiree – Clinical Assistant
I began my orthodontics career in October 2020, and am fortunate to have joined such an awesome team at Omaha Orthodontics! Getting to watch each patient’s transformation throughout their treatment and seeing how much their confidence and self-esteem grow is such a rewarding feeling! Going through treatment myself inspired me to take part in helping create beautiful smiles for others!
I was raised in Palco, Kansas, and moved to Omaha in 2020. I graduated from Heartland Dental Assisting with my certificate in October of 2020. Outside of the office, I enjoy going to the gym, spending time with my family, and hanging out with my fur nephew, Mako!
Julia – Clinical Assistant
I began my journey at Omaha Orthodontics after receiving my certification through Heartland Dental Assisting School in the Spring of 2021. My favorite part of being an Orthodontic Assistant is connecting with patients and getting to know them throughout their treatment. Seeing their progress has been a rewarding aspect of this job!
I recently moved back to Nebraska from Maryland to be closer to family and friends. Before living in Nebraska, my family lived in Hawaii (I am a military brat), and that’s where I spent most of my childhood. When I’m not in the office, you can typically find me online shopping, behind the camera, or searching for something absolutely delicious to eat!
Heather – Clinical Assistant
I haven’t been on this journey long, as I graduated from Midwest Dental in November of 2020, and started working For Omaha Orthodontics in January of 2021. I can say from what I’ve learned on the job and from my amazing patients, it’s definitely where I belong. As a Clinical Assistant here at Omaha Orthodontics, I take pride in knowing I helped contribute to patients’ wonderful smiles. I find working for Omaha Orthodontics rewarding because not only do I get to work with a talented, extraordinary, and caring group of people but I also get to watch as each patient gains the confidence to wear their smile with pride.
When I’m not here, I use my free time to hang out with my son, Jaden. He definitely keeps me busy, but I wouldn’t have it any other way!
Jordan – Sterilization Technician
I grew up in Elkhorn and had lots of hobbies growing up like volleyball, track, and show choir.
I have two beautiful twin boys with my husband, Travis. Their names are Madden and Mack, and they keep me plenty busy! We love spending our time riding bikes, dirt bikes, jet skis, and going camping when we can. We also have a dog at home who is named Rin. I am truly blessed with my little family.
Alona – Scheduling Coordinator
I joined Omaha Orthodontics as a Scheduling Coordinator in July of 2021. I enjoy developing relationships with patients and watching their confidence grow with their new smiles.
Outside of work, I spend time with my two-year-old son, Ikaika. We enjoy watching Disney movies together and getting things ready for the new addition that’s coming on 2/22/2022!
Linda – Scheduling Coordinator
I recently began my journey here as a Scheduling Coordinator. I became interested in orthodontics when I had braces as a teenager and appreciated the confidence it gave me when my treatment was completed. I love being part of the team and making our patients feel better about themselves.
In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my husband, John, and our two children, Austin and Jessica. We keep busy with our golden retriever, Ginger, and our new kitten, Gizmo. I can also be found spending time with friends, watching movies, and reading.
Jessie – Scheduling Coordinator
My name is Jessie, and I am one of the first voices you hear as a Scheduling Coordinator. I was born and raised right here in Omaha. My free time is spent with my husband, Michael, our daughter, Lexi, our two dogs, Nike and Copper, and our cat, Luna. My favorite things to do are food nights spent with friends and our monthly family board game nights.
Camie – Scheduling Coordinator
As a Scheduling Coordinator, I am fortunate to share in the excitement and joy of someone’s journey to a new smile. I know the self-confidence a new smile can bring. I am a mother of a precious little boy. We enjoy the outdoors and the adventures we share.
Jessica - Observation Coordinator
Hello! My name is Jessica, and I am the Observation Coordinator here. I have the opportunity to help patients of all ages achieve a perfect smile that can last a lifetime! I’ve been together with my fiancé for 15 years now, and we have one daughter together named Makenzie. We have one kitten, and her name is Princess. My favorite thing to do outside of the office is going camping with family and friends, volunteering at church, and going to the movies.
Denisse - Scheduling Coordinator
I am new to the Omaha Orthodontics team. Since my first day here, I have felt like a part of the team. I work at the front desk and enjoy serving patients and parents, and trying to make each appointment as pleasant as possible! I love meeting and interacting with all of our patients and watching as their smiles transform throughout their treatment. I am so grateful to work in a fun and caring environment where I can learn something new every day!
Outside of work, I love spending time with my family and my very playful dog, Murphy. You can always find me in the Scooter’s Coffee parking lot ordering a blended white mocha. Some of my hobbies include doing DIY projects, anything outdoors, and searching for the best burger place in Omaha.
Lex - Clinical Assistant
My favorite thing about being a Clinical Assistant is meeting all the patients and parents. I became a Clinical Assistant in 2019 when I graduated from Midwest Dental Assisting school. It has been such a rewarding feeling being a part of these smile transformations knowing it's the same smile patients are going to have for senior pictures, graduations, their wedding day, and so much more! I'm blessed to work with such caring doctors and a fun team here at Omaha Orthodontics!
Outside of working, I love being outdoors, watching movies, organizing/cleaning, binge watching forensic files, shopping, and in the summer you can find me on the river boating. I have two cats, Puddin and Nova, and one dog named Carter. They are all spoiled rotten!
Alli - Scheduling Coordinator
My name is Alli, and I am one of the scheduling coordinators here at Omaha Orthodontics. My favorite part of my job is interacting with patients and their parents to create the best possible experience for them. I love seeing our patient’s confidence grow during their treatment, and how happy they are with their new smile. I feel very fortunate to work in such a fun environment with amazing people!
I grew up in Omaha and received my dental assisting certificate from Heartland Dental Assisting school in 2019. I went on to work in a pediatric dental office in Lincoln before moving back to Omaha and making the shift to work up front. My husband, Adam, and I have two dogs, Archie and Penny, who are our entire world! When I am not at work, I enjoy hanging out with my family & friends, watching movies, and online shopping!
Anna - Insurance Coordinator
My name is Anna, and I am so grateful to be a part of the Omaha Orthodontics team! As the insurance coordinator, I am in charge of checking benefits for patients and making sure their insurance needs are met! I love seeing patients throughout treatment and the amazing progress that is made. It is so rewarding getting to help them get the treatment they need!
I went to Bellevue East High School and then graduated from UNO with a Bachelor's degree in Gerontology in 2020. I was raised in Bellevue and live there now with my husband, Caleb, and our son, Malcolm. We have three cats and enjoy going on walks and cooking new foods in our free time!
Kerri - Scheduling Coordinator
My name is Kerri. I am excited to have joined the Omaha Orthodontics team at the end of August 2022. I love seeing a person's smile! It's one of the first features I notice, and I enjoy getting to see that transformation.
I grew up here in Omaha where I graduated both high school and college. When I'm away from work, I enjoy spending time with my husband and three kids.
Issac - Clinical Assistant
My career started in 2019 in Gilbert, Arizona where I worked as a Surgical Assistant for an oral and maxillofacial surgery office. In May of 2022, I moved to Omaha to obtain my bachelor's degree at UNO and UNMC in Dental Hygiene. This is also when I joined Omaha Orthodontics as a Clinical Assistant. My favorite part of my position is helping each patient feel comfortable with smiling in peace.
Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my beautiful wife and our three European Doberman Pinchers; Astro, Zahra and Kylah. My favorite things to do are traveling to Encinitas, California, eating east coast pizza, taking our dogs to the dog beach and going hiking.
Emmie - Clinical Assistant
As a clinical assistant here at Omaha Orthodontics, I enjoy being a part of a well organized, patient oriented clinic, with endless positivity. Since being a part of this team I have felt nothing but a welcoming atmosphere and genuine caring vibes. This is what I strive to give to my patients every day. My goal is to make every patient's experience the best it can possibly be, each and every time they come into this office. My dental assisting career started about 3 years ago in Lincoln, NE, working with patients of all ages, and now I have made the move to Omaha and plan to continue this career here for many years to come. I can't wait to meet each new patient and help them with their smile journey!
Outside of orthodontics I am your outside, adventure girl. I enjoy hiking, fishing, kayaking and hunting. You can usually catch me outside with my dog on any given day- I even take her kayaking with me! Otherwise I can be found in the gym or with my family and friends.
Caitlyn - Observation Coordinator
As an Observation Coordinator, I love being a part of the patients’ start to their journey to feel more confident in their own smiles. From meeting new families for the first time, to making them feel comfortable in our office.
I’m originally from the small town of North Bend, Nebraska and have grown up there my whole life. I graduated from Iowa Western Community College in 2017 with my dental assisting certificate. Since then, I’ve worked in both pediatric and general dental offices.
Outside the office, I enjoy spending time with my boyfriend, Blaine, as well as family and friends. My boyfriend drag races, so every weekend our second home is at a racetrack somewhere in a different state within the Midwest. We also got a beagle puppy, Baylor, who has been an amazing addition to our house and has been keeping us busy.
Lauren - Marketing Assistant
My name is Lauren, and I am the Marketing Assistant at Omaha Orthodontics! I help run our social media channels, as well as help plan events for our patients and staff. I love being a part of the Omaha Orthodontics Team and creating a fun positive atmosphere whether it?s online or at our office!
I am originally from Lincoln, Nebraska where I graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2020 with my Bachelor of Journalism. I recently got married to my now husband, Danny, and we love making Papillion our new home with our dog, Phoebe! When we?re not working, we enjoy going on walks, trying new recipes and restaurants, and spending time with our families!
Kaela - Clinical Assistant
As a Clinical Assistant, I enjoy seeing the smile on each patient’s face when they see their beautiful smile. I graduated from Southeast Community College in Lincoln December of 2022 and started at Omaha Orthodontics right after. With graduating from SCC, I got my diploma and am also DANB Certified.
I was raised in Arthur, Nebraska and lived on a ranch. My family just recently moved to Southern Missouri. I went to school at Arthur County high school where I played volleyball, basketball, and ran track. Outside of work, I love being with my family and friends. I enjoy watching volleyball and basketball, but love watching men’s basketball the most -- the Denver Nuggets are my favorite NBA team! I also enjoy going to the gym in my free time!
Isaac - Scheduling Coordinator
As a Scheduling Coordinator, it is my desire and passion to make our patients feel welcomed and show them how important they are to us at Omaha Orthodontics. I take care of our patients’ scheduling needs and make sure to answer any questions they may have. I love getting to interact with each patient and making sure they leave with a smile on their face.
I was born and raised in Fremont, Nebraska and moved to Omaha in 2017. In my free time I enjoy going to music events and spending time with my friends and family. My favorite season is fall where you will be sure to find me at Vala’s Pumpkin Patch enjoying the fall air. During the summer I love to spend my time at the lake boating and taking in the summer sun. I enjoy collecting crystals and going to crystal shops where you can find all sorts of exciting things. I live every day to the fullest as every day is a fresh start.