Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.



Office Manager and Treatment Coordinator

Petra is one of the first faces you’ll see when you walk in the doors at Orthodontic Group Associates. She works with the doctors to get you started on the road to a beautiful, healthy smile. Petra and her husband live in Moline. They have three adult children and three grandchildren they love to spoil! In their free time, they enjoy concerts with friends and family, and have just started kayaking, which they really enjoy!



Clinton Office Manager and Treatment Coordinator

Beth has been in the orthodontic field for 19 years. She is the office manager at our Clinton location and helps as treatment coordinator at our Moline office. She feels privileged to be a part of a positive, enthusiastic team that changes lives every day. Beth and her husband Joe live on a farm in rural Clinton. They enjoy traveling, wine tasting, and cheering on the Iowa Hawkeye football team.



Lead Orthodontic Assistant

Salena has worked in the dental field, in different specialties, for seven years. She loves watching patients transition throughout their treatment. She will make sure that you are comfortable and fully understand what’s going on during your treatment. Salena and her husband Neko have two beautiful young daughters. They stay busy enjoying the outdoors, playing sand volleyball, watching sports, and spending time with family.



Appointment Coordinator and Treatment Coordinator

Barb has been with Orthodontic Group Associates since 1994. She enjoys being part of our team and doing whatever she can around the office to help. Barb and her husband Terry have three children and two grandchildren that they love to spend time with.



Appointment Coordinator and Lab Technician

Kim will greet you with a friendly smile and help you with scheduling your appointments, checking your insurance benefits, and even making your lab appliances! She has been with us for 40 years and really enjoys the interaction with our patients and their families. Kim and her husband Dave have been married since 2012. Between the two of them they have two children, a black lab named Parker, and four grandchildren. Kim volunteers at her church and helps with planning Christian retreats. She and Dave enjoy being outdoors, riding their ATV, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.



Orthodontic Assistant

Tracy has a welcoming smile and is excited to help with yours! She has been a value to all three of our practice locations for 21 years. Tracy and her husband Ryan have two children and one dog, Rizzo. If they aren’t going to basketball games, they enjoy spending time together as a family.



Orthodontic Assistant

Donna loves interacting with our patients and watching them become more confident and outgoing as their treatment progresses. She feels lucky to be part of a very talented and professional team that works well together and likes to have fun. Donna and her husband Kendall have three grown children and three grandchildren. They enjoy traveling, golfing, boating, and spending time with friends and family.




Orthodontic Assistant and Lab Technician

Pam has been in the dental/orthodontic field for 23 years, and 12 of those with OGA. She loves to see the changes in patients’ confidence as their teeth start to straighten. In the lab, Pam likes to get creative by helping the patients pick out colors for retainers. Pam and her husband Pat have been married 36 years. They have three children, and three grandchildren. They love to golf, cheer for the Minnesota Vikings and Iowa State Cyclones, taste wine and spoil their grandchildren.



Orthodontic Assistant

Ally enjoys working with all our patients, watching and helping them become more confident in their smiles. You will see her at both our Moline and Clinton offices, where she works hard to make sure each patient feels comfortable at every visit. Ally started in the field in 2018 and feels lucky to be part of such a hardworking and friendly team. Outside of work, Ally likes to go hiking with her fur babies, and enjoys traveling, boating, and spending time with family and friends.




Orthodontic Assistant

Nayeli is one of our newest employees and comes to us with three years of experience at another practice. She is fluent in Spanish and enjoys seeing orthodontic changes in the patients we treat. When she isn’t working, Nayeli loves to travel and enjoys spending time with family.