Meet Our Hillsboro Dental Team
Becki H., Office Manager, Dental Assistant, Anesthesia Assistant
Becki joined our practice in 2000 and has 17 years of experience in her field. Originally from Seattle, WA, she earned her associate’s degree in healthcare administration from the University of Phoenix and is a graduate of Concord’s dental assisting program. She is also licensed in anesthesia assisting. One of Becki’s favorite things about her job is the opportunity to meet new and interesting people as well as getting to know our patients. She has a wonderful husband and two great kids, and loves spending time with her family. Becki’s interests outside of dentistry include running, surfing, scuba diving, paddle boarding, and donating her time to charity.
One interesting fact about Becki: She knows and can recite the lines from most movies and has knowledge of random trivia (she loves Jeopardy!).
Stefanie J., Office Administrator, Social Media Manager
Stefanie became a member of our in 2013 and is a graduate of Oregon State University. As our office administrator, she loves meeting new people and getting to know them. Her sunny personality and caring nature make her a perfect fit for her position. Stefanie’s duties include scheduling appointments, answering patients’ questions, and confirming benefits with insurance providers. She and her husband have a daughter and a giant cat. When she’s not helping our patients and keeping the office running smoothly, Stefanie enjoys baking, cooking, working out, trying new restaurants, working in the yard, sewing, crafts, and spending time with her family.
One interesting fact about Stefanie: She’s adopted!
Cassi T., Registered Dental Assistant
Cassi joined our team in 2012 with her EFDA certification and her degree from Anthem College. She loves interacting with others and giving our patients the best possible experience at every visit. With her fun and outgoing personality, Cassi is an invaluable asset to our team. She is always eager to learn new things and is committed to giving her all to our patients and the rest of our staff. Cassie is married and has an adorable 2-year old daughter. In her spare time, she enjoys snowboarding, fishing, and spending time with her family.
Liz C., Registered Dental Assistant
Following her graduation from Philomath High School, Liz attended Linn-Benton Community College and earned her EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) certification as well as her Expanded Functions Orthodontic Assistant certification. She is also certified in radiology proficiency, dental sealants, and soft reline application. Liz’s favorite thing about her job is the ability to interact with all of our patients and turning their frowns upside down. She is one of nine children with an awesome mom and dad, and she loves spending time with family. In her leisure time, Liz enjoys running, horseback riding, camping, and farming with her husband on his family farm.
One interesting fact about Liz: She competed in logging sports during high school.
Jamie G., Registered Dental Assistant
Jamie is from Hillsboro and has been working in the dental field for 12 years and counting. She has both EFDA and EFODA certification and has also undergone additional training in X-rays. Her favorite part of her job are the other team members she gets to work with every day, and her multitasking skills and ability to help people feel comfortable make her a great fit for the work! Jamie has been married 14 years and four kids (3 girls and a boy). In her free time, she enjoys watching her son play football, going on family vacations, watching the Oregon Ducks play as season ticketholders, snowboarding, camping, water skiing, crafting, and spending time with her babies.
Darcey N., Dental Hygienist
Darcey is brand new to our team as of 2017, but she has more than a decade of experience working in dental offices. She holds an associate of science degree in dental hygiene from Portland Community College, and she enjoys having the opportunity to work with a knowledgeable and caring dentist and team. She is extremely detail oriented, and Darcey is passionate about helping patients achieve beautiful smiles. Outside the office, Darcey is happily married and a proud step-mom to three awesome kids, Aubrey, Haley, and Asher. She and her family enjoys hiking, being outside, traveling, and spending time with their large extended family.
Jen W., Dental Hygienist
Jen has 13 years of experience in dentistry, and she says the best part of being a hygienist is being able to help all her patients achieve and maintain excellent oral health. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, Jen has her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from Pacific University. Jen says she enjoys working with such a capable team that’s always got the patient’s best interest in mind -- and she also loves giving back to the community through our office! In her spare time, Jen enjoys traveling, hiking, and trying new restaurants and breweries around town.
Jennifer P., Dental Assistant
Jennifer is a new addition to our team, and she has almost three years of experience in the dental world. She earned her certificate for dental assisting from Concorde, and she helps keep the office running smoothly by working with patients and implementing sterilization. She loves working for dentists who truly care about their patients and have so much knowledge to share, and being able to help people live happier, healthier lives makes it all worthwhile! Jennifer has an older sister, a younger brother, and a six year old daughter. She loves animals and actually works as a groomer when she isn’t busy at the office. She owns a dog and two ducks!
Amanda B., Office Administrator
Amanda is originally from Washington County and started at our practice in 2017. She says the best thing about her position is building relationships with patients and helping everyone feel comfortable at the dentist’s office. Amanda is a perfect fit for her job because she’s a real people person and she loves helping others. She spends her free time with her family and two dogs and enjoys being outside, snowboarding, and the peace and quiet of the country.
Arielle B., Registered Dental Hygienist
Arielle has 8 years of experience in dentistry, with 2.5 of those spent as a dental hygienist. She was born in Massachusetts but has lived in Oregon for over 15 years now. With an associate’s degree in applied science of dental hygiene, Arielle also regularly participates in continuing education courses throughout the year. She says the best thing about working at our practice is being part of a great team and excellent dentists who provide the best care. She also loves building relationships with all our patients! In her spare time, Arielle enjoys cooking and trying new recipes.
Elianna, Dental Assistant
Elianna is from Cornelius, OR and started at our practice in 2015. She studies dental hygiene at PCC and has participated in a number of continuing education courses, too. Elianna says she’s a perfect fit for a dental assistant position because she’s friendly, open, caring, and gentle. In her free time, Elianna enjoys hiking, floating the river, and being outdoors. She also likes car rides, her dog, Button, and traveling the world.
Sandra, Dental Hygienist
Sandra is originally from Newburg and started at our practice in 2017. With two bachelor’s degrees, one in interdisciplinary studies and the other in dental hygiene, Sandra brings a diverse educational background to her work. She says she loves her colleagues and has a true concern for each patient’s oral health -- and that’s what makes her so great at her job! In her free time, Sandra loves to read, knit, bake, go to the beach, and spend time with her husband and three children.
Dr. Brandon Kearbey and Dr. Malinda Kearbey provide family, cosmetic, restorative, and sedation dentistry to Hillsboro. They understand the special needs and expectations of families and professionals. The Dentists at Orenco Station also serve the communities of Forest Grove, Beaverton, Cornelius, and Rock Creek. We invite you to make your appointment now!