Meet The Team


At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.


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Registered Dental Hygienist

I have 20 years of experience in the food industry, 15 of which was decorating novelty and wedding cakes.  I have been a hygienist for nearly 13 years, 12 of which have been at Vaca Valley Dental.  My two canine companions take up much of my free time along with weight training and home improvements.  
I enjoy the day to day unique and individual personalities that enter my dental chair.  It’s like Vegas every day – I love my profession!!


Registered Dental Hygienist

Hi my name is Michelle. I started working at Vaca Valley Dental in 1989 and then graduated from West Los Angeles College Dental Hygiene program in 1994. In my time off I enjoy swimming, biking, running and skiing.



Hello my name is Sherry. I have worked in the dental field for 28 years and have been a dental hygienist for the last 10 years. I have 2 grown children, a daughter and a son in the air force. I enjoy staying fit, hiking, fishing, snow skiing, volunteering, and reading a good book! I love building relationships and helping people care for their health. 


Registered Dental Assistant

Hi my name is Ana Maldonado I attended Western Career College in 2009 and have been a Dental Asst. since 2010. I love working and getting to know my patients. I am married and enjoy spending time with my Family and Friends.



Hello, My name is Lanelle. I am a registered Dental Assistant for 38 yrs. I am Married and have 4 adult kids and 5 grandkids and one more on the way. I love crafting and often do craft shows.


Registered Dental Assistant in Extended Function

I attended Point Loma University for 3 years, Sacramento City College for my RDA, and UCSF for my RDAEF license. I have worked for the family dentistry of Vaca Valley dental for 19 years and love coaching my children in multiple sports.


Patient Care Coordinator

Hi my name is Andrea. I joined Vaca Valley Dental back in 1998. I love spending time with my family, watching movies or just relaxing with a good book.


Patient Care Coordinator

Hello, my name is Jessica. I’ve been working in the dental field since 2010, starting out as a dental assistant and eventually transitioning to the front office shortly afterward. I genuinely enjoy helping people and take pride in providing kind, friendly service to my patients. In my spare time I enjoy camping, road trips, and  concerts. I also have two mini dachshunds and a one-eye’d cat who keep me busy!


Personnel Manager/Book Keeper

Although I may not be a familiar face, I have been lucky to be part of the Vaca Valley Dental Team for 18 years.  I enjoy spending my time away from the office entertaining family and friends.  We all cook together and cherish the time we spend in the backyard. 


Patient Care Coordinator

Hello, my name is Sara. Vacaville is my hometown and I have loved being here my whole life. I was introduced to the dental field during my senior year in high school and have been working in dental offices for over 10 years! I love helping our patients and have worked both chair side and administratively. When I'm not helping our patients, I love spending time with my family, friends, and my dog and cat. I also enjoy traveling and finding new places to eat and hang out.