Born: Selma, Ca.
Education/Background: Federico Business College
Experience: 33 years in Dentistry front and back office.
How long at Dr. Lonsbrough’s office: 3 years at Dr. Lonsbrough’s office
Hobbies/Family: Enjoys traveling, camping, and spending time with family. Married to my best
friend for 33 years. Blessed to have two son’s, a daughter in law, and two beautiful granddaughters.
Motto: “Choose kindness and laugh often”
Kellie is a Front office Assistant that joined our team in 2017. She is from Selma, California. Her Dental Assisting education is from Federico Business College. She has been in Dentistry over 33 years in both front and back office. She enjoys time with family and friends. Her hobbies are Traveling, camping and family time, and being a grandmother. She thoroughly enjoys to living on the beautiful Central Coast.
Front Office Supervisor
Born: Born and raised in Arroyo Grande, 3rd generation native.
Education/Background: AA Grad of Allen Hancock College, D.A. Program. Graduate of Arroyo Grande High School.
Experience: 45 years of Dental Front Office and Back Office in General Dentistry, Endodontics and Prosthodontics. "Prosthodontics was new to me and I've learned and grown so much in this specialty."
How long at Dr. Lonsbrough's?: Over 19 years of dental. I was lucky enough to be a part of his lovely family and watch Dr. Lonsbrough's children grow up.
Hobbies/Family: Camping in Lake Tahoe, Playing hand bells at church, going to the gym, and having BBQ's with the family, walks on the beach with our Jack Russell, Bandi. 34 years of marriage and one beautiful daughter.
Motto: Family comes first!
Karen is our Front Office Manager. Born and raised in Arroyo Grande, she is a third generation Central Coast Native. Karen graduated from Arroyo Grande High School, and then went on to earn her Associate of Arts at Allen Hancock College in the Dental Assisting Program. Karen has 42 years of Dental Front and Back Office experience in General Dentistry, Endodontics and Prosthodontics. She has been with Dr. Lonsbrough’s office for 17 years and has learned and grown so much in this specialty.
When not at the office Karen enjoys Playing hand bells at church, camping in Lake Tahoe, BBQ's with her family, and walking on the beach with her husband of 34 years. Karen has one beautiful daughter and has recently welcomed a son-in-law to the family.
This year I was blessed to have our first granddaughter, Olivia join our family.
Born: Sacramento CA
Education/Background: Hi-tech Institute, Sacramento, Ca., US Army.
Experience: 19+ years in the dental field. Elke has experience in esthetics, pedodontics, orthodontics, oral surgery, and prosthodontics.
How long at Dr. Lonsbrough’s office: 3 1/2 years.
Hobbies/Family: Reading, walking, playing poker, movies, and spending time with her daughter and pups.
Motto: “Be humble and kind.”
Elke is one of our highly trained RDA's. She was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. She moved to the Central Coast in 2012. She enjoys the weather and small town feel of Paso Robles. Elke enjoys visiting new wineries, reading, walking her dogs and spending time with her daughter.
Born: Bakersfield, CA and raised in San Jose.
Educational Background: San Jose City College
Experience: 35 years in dentistry
How long at Dr Lonsbrough's office: 3 1/2 years
Hobbies/Family: Spending time with family
Motto: "Never give up"
Cynthia is a great addition to our back office. She is a Registered Dental Assistant. Born in Bakersfield, she was raised in San Jose, California. It was there she received her RDA from San Jose City College. She joined us in January of 2016. Cynthia has worked in dental offices since she was the age of 16. She has been wanting to work in a top-notch specialty office, and is excited to find a perfect match. She enjoys her time away from work by spending time with her family, especially her 7 grandchildren.