Happy Holidays from the Cascade Dental team!
We love to put names with faces, so here’s a little about us!
KRISTINA CUNNINGHAM – off-site office manager
Kristina C. has been in the dental field since 2011. She graduated from CWI in dental assisting and has been working in Dr. Dave’s Boise office ever since. She learns quickly and became proficient at managing both the front and back office. When Dr. Dave took over Cascade Dental in 2015, she was the natural choice to manage the behind the scenes dental office operations for Cascade Dental. She has a passion for patient care and an eye for efficiency. She makes special trips to Cascade to offer extended training for the staff and is essential to increasing the success of the practice. She has a wonderful husband and beautiful baby. She loves to travel, go to the movies, play outside, and spend time with friends and family.
DAWN GOSNEY, RDH – registered dental hygienist
Dawn has been in the dental field since 2003 working in Seattle area until 2008. She then moved to Idaho and started practicing here. As a dental hygienist, Dawn is passionate about bringing her patients back to great oral health, maintaining, and educating the community on the importance of oral care and overall health. She has experience in marketing and advertising, personal training, and in the dental field with assisting and hygiene. Outside of the office, she enjoys the outdoors, fishing, mountain biking, paddle boarding, weight lifting, and yoga.
KERI HIBBARD, RDH – registered dental hygienist
Keri has been in the dental field since 2004. She started her career as a dental assistant and went on to study at Apollo College in Boise where she graduated with an Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 2005. Keri takes pride in her job by providing quality cleanings in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Helping her patients maintain healthy beautiful smiles is her goal. She splits her time between Cascade and Eagle, Idaho. You will be sure to see her enjoying the great outdoors when she is not working. She enjoys running, yoga, snow skiing, and boating on Lake Cascade with her family.
JOLINDA HUCKABY – receptionist
Jolinda is a well-known member of the local Cascade community. She has lived in Cascade since 2005. Eight of those years were spent working for the Cascade School. In 2016, we had the privilege of hiring her as our receptionist. Most of the locals recognize her always happy, smiling face at the front desk and as the first voice when answering the phone. Since working for us she has proven to be loyal and proficient in both the accounting and insurance aspects of her job. Her love for continuing her education makes her an invaluable member of our team. When she isn’t working at the dental office or with her husband and their four kids, you can find her crocheting, reading, and enjoying art projects.
JULIE FULLER – dental assistant
SHEILA THOMAS – dental assistant
Sheila grew up in the small town of New Meadows, Idaho. After high school, she attended a dental assisting program and then went to work for a dentist in Eagle. After a couple of years, she moved to an office in Kuna. She met her husband during that time and they now have 4 children and 1 grandchild. After being away for many years, Sheila moved back to New Meadows with her family in 2006. She chose to stay home with her children and also ran a home daycare for many years. Sheila decided to follow heart and is once again dental assisting. When not working or chauffeuring her children around, she enjoys trying new recipes and reading.