Our Team


Registered Dental Hygienist

Originally from the Green Bay Area, Kristen started her dental career as an assistant after graduating from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College in 2008. With a passion for dentistry, she decided to further her dental education; graduating from NWTC in Green Bay in 2013 with an associates degree in dental hygiene. “I believe in educating patients on proper oral hygiene and caring for each patient based on their individual needs,”  Kristen said. When she is away from the office, she likes to spend time with her husband Shane, friends, and family.  Kristen loves to be active and outdoors, traveling, going to Packer and Brewer games as well as going for walks with her yellow lab, Nala.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Shelley has been in the Dental field since 1979 and in our office for over 25 years. She enjoys working with patients to help them keep their mouth, teeth, and body healthy. After attending UW Green Bay, she attended Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and graduated with an associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene. Shelley grew up in Green Bay, and currently resides in Allouez with her husband Robin. In her spare time she loves to golf, garden, and walk with her dog, Dandee. Shelley and her family like to spend summer weekends enjoying Door County’s numerous outdoor activities.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Mara has a degree in human biology from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay as well as an associates degree in Dental Hygiene from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College.  A dental hygienist since 2001, Mara believes in providing care of the highest quality in a gentle and caring manner.  Outside of her career, she enjoys riding her horse and is a member of Water’s Edge Artists which is a conservation group that raises funds through their art.



Registered Dental Hygienist

Deb earned her Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene while attending Marquette University.  Practicing for over 30 years, what Deb enjoys most, is the opportunity to build close personal relationships with her patients, and the satisfaction that comes when they improve their oral health. Originally from the Milwaukee area, Deb has been living in Green Bay since around 1997.  Outside of work, she loves to travel, explore new cities, find quaint shops, hunt for antiques, and try new restaurants. Closer to home, if the Packers are playing at Lambeau Field, you will usually find her somewhere in the game day crowd.


Dental Assistant

Sue has been a Dental Assistant for over 27 years and loves getting to know her patients.  Sue grew up in Ashwaubenon and now lives in Howard with her husband Tim and their two daughters. In her free time, she enjoys reading, camping with family, photography, making crafts and baking special cakes.


Business Office Manager

Darcie has been in the dental field since 2002 as a dental office manager. She joined Willow Bay Dental in May of 2017. Darcie attended Fox Valley Technical College for Dental Assistant/Office Management. She loves working with patients to achieve their oral health goals and needs. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family, gardening, going up North, and riding horses.


Patient Coordinator

Katie is our patient coordinator at Willow Bay Dental. She states “I truly enjoy getting to know my patients patients and seeing them when they are in the office”.  Katie has her Bachelor’s degree in Business management from Concordia University,  is married with two children and enjoys cooking, reading, and being outdoors with her family in her free time.



Dental Assistant

Marcy has been a dental assistant for over 16 years. She joined Willow Bay Dental in August of 2017. Marcy  grew up in the Green Bay area and now lives in Denmark, WI with her husband Tom and their two children.  Marcy enjoys spending time outdoors and on the farm as well as cooking and baking when she is not in the office.


Patient Coordinator

Valerie Started with Willow Bay in 2018 as Patient Treatment coordinator. She has been in the dental field for the past 4 years but has over 10 years in patient care. She graduated from Carrington College in Mesa, AZ. Valerie truly enjoys getting to know her patients. When not in the office she enjoys her time outdoors swimming exploring, and spending time with family.